Opposition 'lazy', says embattled Lucas

Daniel Hurst, Brisbane Times, July 14, 2010 Queensland's health minister has accused the opposition of laziness as it continued to ask about his prior knowledge of problems with the new payroll system. Deputy Premier and Health Minister Paul Lucas faced another grilling today over the trouble-plagued system at a budget estimates hearing in State Parliament, while about 300 health workers protested outside. His appearance at the annual estimates hearings came two weeks after the release of a damning report by auditor-general Glenn Poole, and sparked fresh opposition calls for his resignation. ... Opposition