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The knives are out for Scott Morrison: One of ex-PM's closest allies rips into him ...

The Daily Mail 18 Aug 2022
Former Home Affairs ... Mr Morrison secretly appointed himself to the finance, treasury, health, home affairs and resources portfolios between March 2020 and May 2021. Ms Andrews says he has not called her to apologise after secretly swearing himself into her home affairs portfolio.
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Scott Morrison apologises to Karen Andrews following calls from senior Coalition figures

The Guardian 18 Aug 2022
Peter Dutton says former PM’s decision to have himself secretly sworn into five portfolios was the ‘wrong call’ Why didn’t the governor general push ...
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Australia news LIVE: Scott Morrison defends appointment to five minister portfolios while PM; John Barilaro ...

Sydney Morning Herald 18 Aug 2022
The governor-general says he did nothing wrong in relation to the secret portfolio saga, Indigenous affairs ministers have pledged to back Labor’s plan for a Voice to parliament and a WHO envoy says long lockdowns were a failure of COVID policy ....
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The surprising theories WHY Scott Morrison secretly swore himself in as Treasurer and Home Affairs ...

The Daily Mail 17 Aug 2022
Liberal MPs believe Scott Morrison secretly swore himself in as treasurer and home affairs minister to prevent a refugee family being granted permanent residency and make sure Chinese companies didn't buy up key Australian assets ... Scott Morrison (pictured with wife Jenny) secretly swore himself in to five portfolios.
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The Aussies defending Scott Morrison over his secret jobs scandal as senior Liberals and big ...

The Daily Mail 17 Aug 2022
Home Affairs Minister Clare O'Neil blasted anyone trying to play down Mr Morrison's actions, claiming he endangered the nation ... She said secretly having two home affairs ministers made the country 'vulnerable' because one person needs to make quick decisions to keep the nation safe such as during a terror attack.
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Scott Morrison secretly appointed self to five key ministries during pandemic

Business Day 17 Aug 2022
Prime Minister Anthony Albanese said Morrison had attacked the Westminster system of government by secretly appointing himself to five portfolios including home affairs, treasury, health, finance and resources between 2020 and 2021 ... In May 2021, Morrison also became home affairs minister and treasurer.
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Australia's Scott Morrison says he secretly took five ministries because responsibility was his

RNZ 17 Aug 2022
Prime Minister Anthony Albanese said Morrison had attacked the Westminster system of government by secretly appointing himself to five portfolios including home affairs, treasury, health, finance and resources between 2020 and 2021 ... In May 2021, Morrison also became home affairs minister and treasurer.
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Ex-Australian PM defends secret roles

Taipei Times 17 Aug 2022
Australian Prime Minister Anthony Albanese said Morrison had attacked the Westminster system of government by secretly appointing himself to five portfolios including home affairs, treasury, health, finance and resources between 2020 and last year ... In May last year, Morrison was also sworn in as home affairs minister and treasurer.
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Australia’s Morrison says he secretly took five ministries because responsibility was his

Gulf News 17 Aug 2022
Prime Minister Anthony Albanese said Morrison had attacked the Westminster system of government by secretly appointing himself to five portfolios including home affairs, treasury, health, finance and resources between 2020 and 2021 ... In May 2021, Morrison also became home affairs minister and treasurer.
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Australia's Morrison says he secretly took five ministries because responsibility was his

Reuters 17 Aug 2022
Prime Minister Anthony Albanese said Morrison had attacked the Westminster system of government by secretly appointing himself to five portfolios including home affairs, treasury, health, finance and resources between 2020 and 2021 ... In May 2021, Morrison also became home affairs minister and treasurer.
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Former Australian PM Tries to Explain His Secret Appointments to Five Major Ministerial Positions

Voa News 17 Aug 2022
Scott Morrison said he was secretly sworn into five ministerial portfolios — home affairs, treasury, health, finance and resources between 2020 and 2021 — because he was “steering the ship” of government during the COVID-19 pandemic ... Former Home Affairs minister Karen Andrews, who ...
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Australia’s Morrison says he took five ministries because he was ‘steering the ship’

FX Empire 17 Aug 2022
Prime Minister Anthony Albanese said Morrison had attacked the Westminster system of government by secretly appointing himself to five portfolios including home affairs, treasury, health, finance and resources between 2020 and 2021 ... In May 2021, Morrison also became home affairs minister and treasurer.
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Defiant Scott Morrison resists pressure to resign, defends secret portfolios as ‘necessary’

The Guardian 17 Aug 2022
Scott Morrison says at press conference he didn’t reveal secret powers over concerns they would be ‘misinterpreted’ Secret ministerial appointments made Australia vulnerable, ...
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EXCLUSIVE: The REAL reason Scott Morrison had time for a humiliating, hour-long defence of his ...

The Daily Mail 17 Aug 2022
But his reputation took a further battering this week when it emerged he secretly gave himself the powers to act as the minister for health, finance, resources and Home Affairs, plus Treasurer in 2020 and 2021 ... The Aussies defending Scott Morrison over his secret jobs...
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How Australia’s Scott Morrison Trashed Democratic Governance, With Help From On High

The Liberty Beacon 17 Aug 2022
Today’s NY Times explains that Australia’s Prime Minister, Scott Morrison, decided to seize new powers from 5 members of his cabinet, secretly, that would allow him to control certain spending and other measures ... “The Secret Powers of an Australian Prime Minister, Now Revealed.

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