Good morning, early birds. A new report indicates that Australia still lags years behind in economic gender equality, and the Coalition's building watchdog threatens striking workers with $5000 fines. It's the news you need to know, with Chris Woods.
So far under Scott Morrison, the Coalition's image as a no-girls-allowed, boys-rule cubby house has not improved. Could the new prime minister's religion have anything to do with this?
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