The Legislative Council, that unelected group close to the Governor once again is in conflict with the elected assembly. Often accused of having too much say over spending, controlling clergy reserves and land grants and government workers is using their power to benefit themselves. This group, who does not have to follow the wishes of the elected assembly . . .
Sir Francis Bond Head continues to play favorites and selected members of his inner circle to sit in the Executive and Legislative Council. These men who share similar thoughts and interests can never be expected to do anything that would threaten their power. . . .