Joyce struggles to make ends meet on $200K

By Marnie Banger
Updated July 29 2019 - 10:53am, first published 8:34am
Former deputy prime minister Barnaby Joyce says his $200,000 wage barely covers his expenses.
Former deputy prime minister Barnaby Joyce says his $200,000 wage barely covers his expenses.

Former deputy prime minister Barnaby Joyce says his own struggles to make ends meet on a $200,000-plus parliamentary salary inspired him to break ranks and call for a rise in welfare payments for job-seekers.

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