Britain was not a foreign power at that stage
Deputy PM weathers tirade from angry Widgee woman
It's a law never intended to be used this way, professor says.
The Prime Minister and Deputy Prime Minister are in Rockhampton.
DEPUTY Prime Minister Warren Truss brushes off leadership reports.
Mr Truss first won the of Wide Bay in 1990.
MP says he made no disrespectful remarks about pensioners