How unusual. The question of double standards for ALP members is being raised about an adviser.
When Karen Struthers was Parliamentary Secretary for Health she was caught drink-driving. She was not sacked. She was driving a government vehicle at the time. Struthers was promoted to the ministry three weeks ago.
Now a ministerial advisor to Karen Struthers has been caught drink driving and has been sacked by Bligh.
There is no information whether this advisor was drunk on company time, or driving a company vehicle.
If everyone who was caught DUI was summerily sacked there'd be a lot of people out of work!
It also raises the question that someone in government, who actually makes the rules, shold really be obeying the rules.
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