Hanson pledges to pursue Bender inquiry

Colin Bettles
Updated December 21 2016 - 11:09am, first published 10:52am
Helen Bender with One Nation leader Pauline Hanson on her tour of Chinchilla last week to hear concerns about unconventional gas mining on landholders. Picture from Ms Hanson's Facebook page.
Helen Bender with One Nation leader Pauline Hanson on her tour of Chinchilla last week to hear concerns about unconventional gas mining on landholders. Picture from Ms Hanson's Facebook page.

ONE Nation leader Pauline Hanson has told Chinchilla locals she will follow-up “personally” with Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull on the whereabouts of a Senate inquiry into unconventional gas mining instigated in the previous parliament by former Queensland Palmer United Party member, turned independent Senator, Glenn Lazarus.

Colin Bettles

Colin Bettles

Canberra Bureau Chief

Has been the Canberra Bureau Chief for Fairfax Agricultural Media since 2010 - survived the hung parliament - former media manager at Western Australian Cricket Association now covering national agricultural and rural issues in federal politics.

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