“It’s already been proven that HECS is not a deterrent to the courses that students undertake,”
Really??! Bannerman would really like to read the results of that research. Easy, isn’t it, to make blanket claims in a bid to dismiss a political opponent’s statements. This article, and Julie Bishop’s ambit dismissal is so much akin to that of some bloggers as to be immediately laughed off as knee-jerk reactions to an opponents claim.
Let’s wait for the release of the policy document proper, shall we………Andrew?