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Sep 19, 2017

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Today in Media Files, Sky News political reporter Tom Connell makes a dash for it during a live cross, and the government has announced the new head of ACMA. 'It's pr

Emily Watkins — Media reporter

Emily Watkins

Media reporter

Today in Media Files, Sky News political reporter Tom Connell makes a dash for it during a live cross, and the government has announced the new head of ACMA.

'It's probably a miracle I wasn't tasered or something'. The things you do for live TV. Sky's political reporter Tom Connell was put on the spot yesterday with a request during his live cross about the security fence installed around Parliament House in Canberra. All credit to him, he was barely puffed out by the jog up the hill, requested by presenter Peter van Onselen. Connell wouldn't go so far as to roll down the hill, though.

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