Cynics say he has done it only to save his political hide, but whatever his reasons, I am cheering.
It will pass Parliament because Shorten will back it. He has been a volunteer on my team for many years because of his personal commitment to create jobs for his Australian Workers Union.
Finally, what it also means is that I can now help ATEC Rail get the Toowoomba Gladstone Railway underway. We have already made proposals to the Queensland Government about this.
I am only 85 years old.
I have got at least another ten years to help make a difference.
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