'Barnaby money' cut, govt invests in rural health, telcomms, net-zero and ag

Jamieson Murphy
Updated October 26 2022 - 9:06am, first published October 25 2022 - 7:55pm
'Barnaby money' cut, govt invests in rural health, telcomms, net-zero and ag
'Barnaby money' cut, govt invests in rural health, telcomms, net-zero and ag

LABOR has scrapped more than $9 billion in regional infrastructure funding in the federal budget - labelling it "Barnaby and Bridget money" - choosing instead to invest heavily in rural health, telecommunications, agriculture and the transition to net-zero.

Jamieson Murphy

Jamieson Murphy

News director

Newcastle Herald news director. Interested in any and all yarns. Whisper g'day mate to me at jamieson.murphy@austcommunitymedia.com.au

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