Josh Frydenberg NEG

The media approach to the continuing section 44 fiasco is morphing from jeremiad to jihad.

After weeks of long lamentations over the failure of Australian politicians to “just do their paperwork” and high-minded declarations about the “highest law in the land”, we’re now moving to the “for god’s sake, do something!” stage where that something is an audit of existing MPs and senators -- whatever that may mean.