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ABC News Australia: Afternoon Edition: Westpac boss can't rule out further job cuts | Business

Top Stories More Top Stories » Towns evacuate as floods reach peak An emergency is unfolding across northern New South Wales and southern Queensland, with evacuations, military airlifts, and grim predictions of record floods after days of heavy rainfall. More » Increasing speculation over PM's future Hunt for escapee who carjacked elderly couple More than 100 missing from PNG ferry Disaster declared in flooded Queensland Man jailed for AIDS threats against children Disabled NSW school students still stranded Turbulent times continue for major airlines Anger mounts over Egyptian soccer deaths TV chef's condition improves after fatal fire More Analysis » Pie crust politics: promises made, promises broken Political promises are having a bad season. If they were a currency, they'd be trading at several hundred to the Aussie dollar right now, and flagging fast. If they were a dog, you'd run them out of town. So both Australia's major political le