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Tony Abbott defends controversial 2014 spending budget measures

Posted December 09, 2015 00:40:07 Former prime minister Tony Abbott says he will continue to defend some of the most controversial measures from the 2014 federal spending budget, which put forward billions of dollars reduce from health, education and foreign help. The Abbott Government slumped in opinion polls right after announcing its first price range….

Only a separate regulator can guarantee BBC independence, says Tony Hall

‘The truth is that a five-year charter would successfully dangle a Sword of Damocles more than the BBC’s head – calling our future into query at every single election.’ Photograph: Reuters Tony Hall is to turn out to be the very first director basic of the BBC to argue for complete external regulation of the…