The North West Star

Pork-barrelling is happening in the Dunkley by-election: Helen Haines

Karen Barlow
Updated February 26 2024 - 1:49pm, first published 5:30am

Amid this Saturday's Dunkley by-election and growing chatter about the timing of the next federal election, federal Labor is being challenged to put to an end the political misuse, even rorting, of taxpayers' money through vote-swaying pork-barrelling.

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Karen Barlow

Karen Barlow

Chief Political Correspondent

Karen Barlow is ACM's Chief Political Correspondent. Working in the federal press gallery, she investigates and writes about federal politics and government. She has an interest in integrity, leadership and social equity. She has covered two Olympics and been to Antarctica twice. Contact her on karen.barlow@canberratimes.com.au

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