Griffith used to be in Riverina and I must confirm that when I started to ask for meetings with Michael they were always granted. I had voted Country Party and Nationals for more than 60 \years. However as we progressed I became more dissappointed and thgen disillusioned with policies as theyh were adverselyh affecting ourf rerfgion.
There was one important question which afterf6 years now Michael has been the only politician, economist or any other person (th e exception has been a professor) who has provided an answer
It shows the inverse relationship of reducing tariffs compared to rural debt increases exponentially. We asked how else could there be another influence on farm debt except the reduction of tariffs which allows imports which are killing the Valencia orange industry. Micahel’s answer ‘The weather.’