Gillard Commits To Budget Surplus, Pressures Reserve Bank

Prime Minister Julia Gillard has reaffirmed her government’s intention to produce a budget surplus and claimed the Reserve Bank has scope for further interest rate cuts.

Gillard’s comments were made in a speech in Perth to a business lunch hosted by the Western Australian Chamber of Commerce and the Western Australian Chamber of Minerals and Energy.

A transcript will be published on this page when it becomes available.

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