In addition to Michelle Grattan’s standard interviews with consultants and politicians concerning the information of the day, Politics with Michelle Grattan now contains “Phrase from The Hill”, the place all issues political will likely be mentioned with members of The Dialog’s politics group.
Scott Morrison is gearing up for the election within the first half of 2022. Because the nation emerges from COVID constraints, the PM is making an attempt to make up for misplaced time on the bottom, travelling in NSW and Victoria this week. He’s promoting a few of the nitty gritty of his emissions discount coverage, together with a plan to encourage the take up of electrical automobiles.
However in Melbourne he was confronted by his personal embarrassing quotes from 2019, when he laid into Labor’s coverage on these autos, claiming they might “finish the weekend” and that individuals who lived in flats must dangle an extension wire out of their home windows to cost their automobiles.
Michelle and Amanda additionally canvass the newest developments within the allegations, involving federal MPs, of department stacking actions within the Victorian Liberal and Labor events, and the gradual grind within the quest for a federal integrity fee.
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