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B2 makes a running

Tony Burke’s new industrial relations disaster

23 September 2023

9:00 AM

23 September 2023

9:00 AM

I had almost got sick of my in-house competition of the most incompetent Labor ministers. Climate Change Minister Chris Bowen, B1, was leading by several laps, so what was the chance of any other Labor minister catching up? The disastrous energy transition, the blowout of Snowy 2.0, the gathering revolt against new renewable energy projects and transmission lines, rising electricity prices – has anything gone right for our intrepid climate warrior?

But just when I thought I might give up, Employment and Workplace Relations Minister, Tony Burke, B2, begins to gather pace with the release of a new 284-page piece of...

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