Former sports minister defiant after after scathing audit, calling program ‘highly successful’Bridget McKenzie has refused to rule out using publicly funded grants programs to target marginal electorates as she defends her decision to favour Coalition-held and target marginal seats for $100m of sports grants.The deputy Nationals leader and former sports minister has also suggested that Coalition seats could gain more again in future funding rounds, after a spike in applications from those seats. Continue reading…
Source link : https://www.theguardian.com/australia-news/2020/jan/16/bridget-mckenzie-wont-rule-out-using-grants-to-target-marginal-seats
Author : Paul Karp and Sarah Martin
Publish date : 2020-01-15 23:00:54
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