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Tony Abbott still can't see the man in the mirror

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18.05.2019

Even after losing his seat, Tony Abbott refused to acknowledge that he's out of touch with Australia.

And he is, in part, right. The former prime minister has been driven out of the seat he's held for 25 years and one of the big factors is the renewed sense of urgency over climate change.

Former Prime Minister and Warringah Liberal candidate Tony Abbott conceded defeat on Saturday night.Credit:Jessica Hromas

Abbott agreed that his long sneer at climate change told heavily against him, while the victorious independent Zali Steggall declared to her electorate: "I will be a climate leader for you".

He conceded that he was out of step with the people of Warringah.

But rather than admit that he has been wrong about climate change, he suggested that Warringah........

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