Before the last election, John Howard and Peter Costello didn't say anything about their radical plans to change Australia's workplace laws.

But once they got elected it was a different story...

They introduced their WorkChoices IR laws to help big business even though they knew it would hurt working families.

And the Liberals want to go even further with their IR changes.

Joe Hockey's slip up reveals further extreme IR agenda

The Howard Government want more people on AWAs, they want penalty rates to be up for grabs, they want people to be able to be sacked without rhyme or reason. And now Mr Hockey's slip up on AM shows they want unions gone.