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This can't be good!

Labor Prime Minister Paul Keating and Treasurer John Dawkins prepare answers to Liberal Leader John Hewson's Fightback package, which was enjoying a honeymoon period with voters at the time. Keating's One Nation program had been announced in February, 1992 and aimed to create infrastructure projects as an answer to the 1990's recession.

Dawkins economic realist policies led to his resignation from the post in December, 1993 and from politics on February, 1994. On going discussion about alternative designs for Australia's flag grabbed public attention from time to time.