Mr Pitt said the LNP would likely try again to talk down
the State Accounts results by claiming the figures from Queensland Treasury were not sufficiently independent.
The party's finance spokesman Richard Bruton said: "People don't talk down
the economy, bad policy drives down the economy and that's the problem that we've had - bad policy.
A police negotiator was called in to talk down
a woman who threatened to jump from an office window.
Police were still trying to talk down
McNeill, 33, who was recently released from a mental hospital and climbed on to the roof in Leicester on Sunday after a domestic row.
To talk down
the East-West link at every opportunity shows their contempt for the west.
JUST as Dunfermline must sniff a chance of pulling off an upset, so too must St Johnstone, despite trying to talk down
their chances of beating Celtic.
Staff at the Feltham Young Offenders' Institution in west London had been trying to talk down
the inmates, who had been running across rooftops and shouting abuse, after clambering up shortly after 8pm yesterday.