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(generated from captions) Wilmot, to come -- ugly scenes around Wilmot, to come forward. Julia Gillard has been talking positive on a National Disability Insurance Scheme, but the continuous attacks on her over the AWU scandal appear to have had an impact. For the Opposition's perspective, we have joined by Manager of Opposition Business business, Christopher Pyne. A Galaxy poll found just one in five voters believed the PM was completely open and honest over her role. Your reaction?Well, the truth is that the Prime Minister's coming off a very low base of truthfulness, with the Australian public. Before the election she promised there would be no carbon tax. Now we have a carbon tax. She promised Kevin Rudd should never challenge - she would never challenge him for the leadership. She did. So that poll, that Galaxy poll, found that two thirds of people either think she told bald- faced lies about the AWU slush fund scandal or she was economical with the truth. Only one in five thought that she had been completely honest about the AWU slush fund scandal. This lack of truthfulness deficit that the Prime Minister has had with the public will, unfortunately, dog her right through until election day. Any promise she makes, whether it is the NDIS or education funding, or anything else will, of course, be seen through the prism of the promises she made at the last election, which she didn't keep.That said, the majority of those surveyed said it wouldn't change the way they vote at the next election.Well, I think a lot of people have made up their finds about this Government and about the need to change the Government to stop the chaos and dysfunction. I think people are very angry with the Government, that they seem to have given themselves a big tick for introducing the carbon tax, and seemingly getting away with it. By election day, that won't happen. I think the public will vote at the next election on the cost of living, and so the Prime Minister talking about electricity prices today, as though somehow this new power watch that she intends to set up will solve all the problems - we've had grocery watch, fuel watch, now power watch. The truth is if she wanted to reduce electricity prices she would cut the carbon tax to zero, which is what Tony Abbott will do if we are elected. We will scrap the carbon tax and reduce the price of electricity on day one. Now, just looking at today's Galaxy poll, it is a ringing endorsement of Malcolm Turnbull as preferred Coalition leader to Tony Abbott. Given Mr Abbott's consistently poor personal popularity, will you change leaders before the election? No, Sylvia. No possibility of that. Polls come and go. I'm glad that Malcolm is popular in the polls. It is good to be popular, better than the alternative. But by the same token, Tony Abbott is vastly more popular today as Leader of the Opposition than previous Opposition Leaders have been. I've been in parliament almost 20 years and the polls go up and down. But Tony Abbott is doing a sensational job. He is the most effective Leader of the Opposition in living memory. Over the course of the next 12 months, he will release more and more of our positive policies agenda. I'm confident by election day, people will be looking forward to a government of adults in the room, rather than the chaos, dysfunction and division that we have from Labor at the moment.Now, just quickly, Mr Pyne, a rare show of unitity by the leaders today by the National Disability Insurance Scheme. That is what Australian voters want to see more of, surely. What we want to see more of, of course, is good government policy. If the Government sees good government policy we will back it. On the National Disability Insurance Scheme we believe it is an important and good change. We have given it bipartisan support. Where Labor's policy falls down is that they have underfunded it - $2.2 billion. The Productivity Commission says -- $1.2 billion to it, and the Productivity Commission said it will be close to $8 billion. The proof of the pudding is in the eating. I don't want to see people with disabilities expectations raised, only to be dashed by the Government. If elected, we will fund it properly.