We have rigorously followed due process to ensure that economic gains are coupled with environmental integrity and community benefit.
Which means what, exactly?
Weasel words, when you try to reconcile the literal meaning of environmental integrity with the fact that, to Mr Lefty's ranting chagrin a few days back, they literally intend to dig a very, very large ditch and divert the McArthur river.
'The environmental damage will be outweighed by the economic gains' would be a more honest way of expressing the same proposition.
Time will tell whether she's right or whether this becomes another Rum Jungle. There's a major calamity they haven't included in Bishop's draft Australian History textbook, I'll bet.