Feb 19, 2018

Beleaguered Nats’ ill-timed fundraiser offers opportunity to influence

The chance to influence the Nationals' policies can be yours for just a few thousand dollars, and you don't have to declare it. But don't count on meeting Barnaby.

Bernard Keane — Politics editor

Bernard Keane

Politics editor

Header of the Nationals' fundraiser invitation

With exquisite timing, the Nationals have sent to Australia's corporations and lobbyists an invitation to a party fundraiser to be held just days after a crucial meeting that could have leader and controversy magnet Barnaby Joyce dumped.

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