The resignation of NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian, following the announcement of an investigation by the state’s ICAC, has renewed calls for a federal anti-corruption watchdog.
In the lead up to the last federal election Prime Minister Scott Morrison promised to implement such a body, but the model he’s put forward has been criticised for being too weak.
Today, contributing editor to The Monthly Rachel Withers on the calls for a national anti-corruption commission, and why it’s taking so long to set one up.
Guest: Contributing editor for The Monthly, Rachel Withers
Background reading: Who’s afraid of a federal ICAC? in The Saturday Paper
See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
This episode could use a review! Have anything to say about it? Share your thoughts using the button below.Submit Review