Feb 27, 2018

The mystery of Malcolm’s midnight missive

Malcolm Turnbull waited two weeks to check if Barnaby Joyce had broken any ministerial standards. Is anyone in his office capable of doing the basics of political management?

Bernard Keane — Politics editor

Bernard Keane

Politics editor

There's something genuinely odd about Malcolm Turnbull's request for Martin Parkinson to undertake an investigation of whether Barnaby Joyce breached ministerial standards.

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3 thoughts on “The mystery of Malcolm’s midnight missive

  1. Peter Wileman

    It beats me how these people can continue to refer to each other as ‘The Honourable”. I’ve never come across such a self serving, inept bunch of expensive time wasters. They are often corrupt, certainly unable to tell the truth, many of them are totally unsuited for the jobs that we pay them to do, and have less honour than my 11 month, sex starved puppy.

  2. Karen Hutchinson

    I find it constantly astonishing and yet strangely amusing that no-one in this government has the slightest idea that the greater unrepresented unwashed actually know what ‘conflict of interest’ is when they smell it!

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