Scott Morrison and ABC Chair Ita Buttrose (Image: AAP/Dan Himbrechts)

Prime Minister Scott Morrison and his captain's pick for ABC chair Ita Buttrose had a tete-a-tete today. Here's the agenda both needed to bring to the table:

What Ita wants from Scott

1. Show me the money

This is the big one; in the first three years of Coalition government, the ABC faced cuts of around $100 million. Then in 2018 another $84 million was slashed. Ita Buttrose will ask for "adequate" funds.