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Sky News On The Hour 3pm -

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Good afternoon, welcome

to the program. I'm David

Speers. Treasurer Wayne Swan

as we know is no great fan of

the mining magnates, he's

called them a threat to

democracy. So the move by

Gina Rinehart to buy up more

of Fairfax and try to get

three seats on the board must

be getting up the Treasurer's

nose. Particularly as she

hasn't said whether she is

willing to sign the so called

charter of independence that

other board members are

required to do which effectively means they won't

try and influence what the