Treasurer Jim Chalmers warns inflation will climb further than 6.1 per cent, Saul Eslake calls for long-term reform

Finn McHugh
July 28 2022 - 1:00pm

Australians battling a cost-of-living crisis can expect more pain in the short-term, with inflation set to climb beyond historic peaks reached this week, the Treasurer warns.

Finn McHugh

Finn McHugh

Federal Political Reporter

Finn McHugh has been federal political reporter for The Canberra Times since July 2021. He joined the Canberra Press Gallery in 2019 where he was executive producer of Sky News's AM Agenda, before joining NCA NewsWire as a federal political reporter. He has previously interned at the Kuwait Times.

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