吉拉德(Julia Eileen Gillard)获得的党内支持率领先陆克文（2012-02-20）
澳大利亚工党党内消息说，吉拉德(Julia Eileen Gillard)可能最早在下周一,澳大利亚国会复会时，要求工党高层人士投票,以选举新党魁。
（悉尼）澳大利亚总理吉拉德(Julia Eileen Gillard)捍卫自己的领袖地位，她表示:自己得到了工党党团强有力的支持，否认其工党党魁和总理的地位受到外长陆克文的挑战。
澳大利亚报章报道，在工党103名党团成员当中，吉拉德(Julia Eileen Gillard)目前,获得51名议员的支持；支持陆克文的,只有31名；另外的21名议员,还没有决定要支持谁。
澳大利亚执政党工党内斗的传闻,这几天甚嚣尘上，人们广泛预测:吉拉德(Julia Eileen Gillard)最早下周,她会要求工党高层投票，决定由谁来当党魁。
在记者会上，记者一再追问吉拉德(Julia Eileen Gillard):会不会以陆克文谋反为由,惩罚或开除他，但,她拒绝给一个明确的答案。她回避是否会举行党内投票，选出新党魁的问题。
吉拉德(Julia Eileen Gillard)表示，自己正聚焦政府的改革计划，她告诉记者：“我在工党党团的强大支持下,认真做好我的工作，陆克文也正在做好他的工作。”
2010年6月，吉拉德(Julia Eileen Gillard)公开挑战陆克文的澳大利亚总理地位，并在工党党内投票中,取代陆克文,获选党主席，从而接任总理。不过，吉拉德(Julia Eileen Gillard)的支持率,近几个月,持续走低，传言指出:现任外长的陆克文有意“逼宫”，以挑战吉拉德(Julia Eileen Gillard)。
媒体引述工党党内消息说，吉拉德(Julia Eileen Gillard)可能最早在下周一,国会复会时，要求工党高层投票,以选举新党魁。
克林 称，陆克文还没有获得足够工党议员的支持，若真要挑战吉拉德(Julia Eileen Gillard)，他是不会成功的。
当记者问他，会不会挑战吉拉德(Julia Eileen Gillard)时，他回说：“这并不是我们的展望，因为,我们有一位总理，而我是外长。”
他强调，陆克文没有寻求他的支持，他也没有要支持陆克文，陆克文在谈话中,也没有批评吉拉德(Julia Eileen Gillard)。
包括澳大利亚教育部长、国防部长和贸易部长在内的数名部长，纷纷表态支持吉拉德(Julia Eileen Gillard)。
陆克文怀疑:是吉拉德(Julia Eileen Gillard)或其他相关部门故意泄露视频，以破坏他的形象?
澳国防部长斯蒂芬 史密斯、教育部长彼得 加勒特等政府主要成员,均对吉拉德上台以来的政策,持支持态度。
(Julia Eileen Gillard) party support for leader Kevin Rudd (2012-02-20)
Australian Labor Party within the party sources said, Girard (Julia Eileen Gillard) may be the earliest next Monday, the resumption of the Australian Parliament, the requirements of Labor’s top echelon of the vote to elect a new leader.
(Sydney) Australian Prime Minister Gillard (Julia Eileen Gillard) to defend their leadership, she said: he has been the strong support of the Labor Party caucus, denied that the position of the Labour party leader and Prime Minister by Foreign Minister Kevin Rudd’s challenge.
Australian newspapers reported that 103 Labour Party caucus members of which, Girard (Julia Eileen Gillard), to obtain the support of 51 Members; support Kevin Rudd, 31; the other 21 members, has not yet decided to whom to support .
Australian ruling Labour Party fighting rumors, and these days rampant, it is widely predicted: Girard (Julia Eileen Gillard) as early as next week, she will ask the Labour senior vote, decide who will when the leader.
At a press conference, reporters pressed Girard (Julia Eileen Gillard): Will Rudd rebellion grounds to punish or expel him, but she refused to give a clear answer. She avoided whether there will be a party to vote for new leader.
Girard (Julia Eileen Gillard) said he is focusing the government’s reform program, she told reporters: “I am in strong support of the Labor Party caucus, seriously do my job, Kevin Rudd is also to do his job.”
She said that I, as Prime Minister, I will continue to own the unique determination and perseverance to perform the duties of the Prime Minister.
In June 2010, Girard (Julia Eileen Gillard) publicly challenge the Australian Prime Minister Kevin Rudd’s position, and the Labour party vote to replace Kevin Rudd, was elected party chairman, which took over as Prime Minister. However, Girard (Julia Eileen Gillard) support for the past few months, continuing to fall, rumors pointed out: the incumbent Foreign Minister Kevin Rudd intends to “emperor to abdicate, to challenge Girard (Julia Eileen Gillard).
The media quoted the Labour party sources said Girard (Julia Eileen Gillard), perhaps as early as next Monday, when the Congress reconvenes requirements of the Labor Party senior vote to elect a new leader.
Australian Labor Party leader Franklin slammed Rudd, said: Rudd “party disloyalty” that: since he, as party members should be patient or shut up “, to stop the long-term suspicion.
He told the Australian Radio (ABC Radio): “If Kevin Rudd can not become a part of the Labour Party, then, let him leave the organization if he thinks he won enough support from party members, let him challenge it.”
Crean said the Rudd also did not get the support of enough Labour MPs, if we have to challenge Girard (Julia Eileen Gillard), he will not be successful.
Sky News (Sky News), visit the Labour Party leadership battle, “Labour hypoxia,” This must stop “.
At present, Mexico to attend the G20 meeting, Kevin Rudd, Crean’s speech, said “disappointed” at the same time, efforts to “fire”.
When a reporter asked him, would not challenge Girard (Julia Eileen Gillard) when he returned, said: “This is not our outlook, we have a Prime Minister, and I am Foreign Minister.”
Yesterday, the Independent, Mr Wilkie said Kevin Rudd had in November last year, his frank, he intends to regain a position of the Prime Minister.
Wilkie issued a statement to clarify the two at that time, only for the leadership of general talk.
He stressed that Kevin Rudd did not seek his support, he did not want to support Kevin Rudd Kevin Rudd in his speech, there is no criticism of Girard (Julia Eileen Gillard).
Including the Australian Minister of Education, Defense, and Trade Minister, including several ministers expressed their support Girard (Julia Eileen Gillard).
Australian Trade Minister David Emerson said: “Here, now brewing a campaign, the campaign against the Labour Party. It violates the interests of the government and the state, to prohibit the movement.”
Yesterday, Kevin Rudd, prime minister, he use foul language satire video of a Chinese interpreters exposure.
Rudd doubt: Girard (Julia Eileen Gillard) or other relevant departments deliberately leaked the video in order to undermine his image?
However, Australian Prime Minister’s Office denied to do so.
Trade Minister Craig Emerson to stand up to the rumor and criticism that the “minority” should immediately stop this – the Australian Labor Party to the practice in the crater, because this has shaken the foundation of the Labour Party, and even the impact on Australian the normal operation of the government. He said that the struggle of the anti-Labour “, has been serious damage to Australia’s national interest.
Australian Defense Minister Stephen Smith, Minister of Education, Peter Garrett, the Government’s main members, of Girard’s policy since he took office, and supportive.
Australian Chamber of Commerce and Industry Chamber of Commerce expressed the hope that the Labour Party from the fate of their country as soon as possible to solve the internal differences.