Barnaby Joyce fronts party room over text scandal but avoids a spill

Jamieson Murphy
By Jamieson Murphy
Updated July 4 2022 - 1:36pm, first published February 7 2022 - 11:00pm
FRONTING UP: Barnaby Joyce admitted the damage he'd done to the party but avoided any criticism. Photo: Elesa Kurtz

DEPUTY Prime Minister Barnaby Joyce has fronted the Nationals party room over his texting scandal, admitting his mistake and avoiding any challenges to his leadership.


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