[Linux-aus] [Osia-discuss] Protesting the proposed clean feed?

Andrew Donnellan ajdlinux at gmail.com
Fri Oct 24 17:04:42 EST 2008

On Fri, Oct 24, 2008 at 5:01 PM, Andrew Donnellan <ajdlinux at gmail.com> wrote:
> I did send an email to the Minister's office (minister at dbcde dot
> gov dot au) several months ago, and I did receive a reply in the post
> from the Department. Whilst real mail is still the safe option,
> Conroy's office does at least handle email. If you do choose to email
> anything to a Minister or MP, they really prefer it if you put your
> postal address in the initial email though - if you don't, it can be a
> fair while before someone replies asking you for it anyway.
> Andrew

Oh, and a question for those who have actually sent physical letters:
* did you receive a response?
* how long did it take?
* who sent it?

In my case, the answers were yes, two months or thereabouts, A/g Asst
Secretary of the Content Branch or whatever it's called in DBCDE. I'd
be interested to see if anyone has had a response directly from the
Minister's office. The response I received appeared to be some sort of

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