"There is no doubt in my mind that there is a message for Canberra, industrial relations was a key issue in this campaign," Mr Iemma said on Channel 7.
"Wherever I went, local communities and electorates, industrial relations was an issue.
"In this election there was a stark choice between a Labor government, the last line of defence, that we'll stand up to John Howard on industrial relations, and Mr Debnam who would let him come in, hand over the industrial relations powers to Canberra...Read Full Story
Morris Iemma is an Australian politician and the Premier of New South Wales. He took office on 3 August 2005 following the resignation of Bob Carr.