Communities have been shattered, there's been enormous loss of life and Mr Abbott is using this event for his own political gains. He's playing politics at a time when there's families here in distress.
Six out of 10 Australians will pay less than a $1 a week for the flood levy,if you are on $80,000 it's ... $2.80 less than one cup of coffee per week.
He is now suggesting that we scrap the water buy back program because there is plenty of water at the moment.
Does he have inside information on the weather, is he saying that there will be no more droughts-come on, he's got to be kidding.
The opposition has only a limited number of deities, power and money, wouldn't it be great to see a new deity called compassion included included in their prayers.