Federal Education and Training Minister, Senator Simon Birmingham has been negotiating with key crossbenchers to pass the government’s proposed childcare changes. It has not gone well. Today, Crikey reveals* a portion of these negotiations:
*As discovered by satirist Ben Pobjie
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