Letter to the Editor - Friday, August 25: A backward step

TONY Abbott says he wants to go back to the Howard era with regards to PBS benefits.

They were continually increased each year and the PBS was extended by two prescriptions. In other words, two prescriptions have to be paid for per year to reduce free prescriptions.

Charles John Lincoln,
Gulmarrad



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