Robert Hawke

By Kaleb Clenton

Robert Hawke

With 8 years in office Bob Hawke was Australias longest serving labour prime minister. He became prime minister after only2 years in parliament and only 1 month as leader of the opposition. Bob Hawke stood unsuccessfully for the House of Reprasentatives seat of corio when prime minister Robert Menzies called an early election. If anyone is looking for a policy toliven up the election campaign Bob Hawke has an idea : make Australia the repository of the worlds nuclear waste.