Breaking bad: The PM's dud policy dilemma

Mark Kenny
Updated January 29 2024 - 7:20pm, first published January 28 2024 - 5:30am

It takes a special kind of dogmatism to blindly insist that $107 billion worth of new spending over the forward estimates must be disbursed as designed five years before, despite known equity problems and changed circumstances since.

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Mark Kenny

Mark Kenny


Mark Kenny is The Canberra Times' political analyst and a professor at the ANU's Australian Studies Institute. He hosts the Democracy Sausage podcast. He writes a column every Sunday.

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