After losing a leadership ballot to kevin Rudd last night, Julia Gillard gave a farewell speech before leaving for the Governor General’s to resign.
Rudd — the man she outed to win the Labor Party leadership in 2010 — gave a very different farewell address, in which the now-resurrected PM shed a few tears.
Here’s Gillard last night:
Gillard was described by outgoing deputy Wayne Swan as “one of the toughest warriors who have ever led the Australian Labor Party” after the ballot.
And Rudd in 2010:
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