Budget deadlock: Former RBA official says fresh polls could be the answer

By James Massola
Updated April 23 2018 - 8:14pm, first published August 12 2014 - 3:00am

Former Reserve Bank board member Warwick McKibbin has suggested a new election may be needed to resolve the Senate impasse holding up vital budget savings, and has hit out at the political populism of the Greens and Palmer United Party.

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