Hiring of senior bureaucrats gets go-ahead despite Abbott clampdown

By Noel Towell Public Service Reporter
Updated April 23 2018 - 9:19pm, first published February 26 2014 - 3:00am

The public service has been given the green light to hire more than 50 senior bureaucrats on annual salaries of up to $366,000 since the Abbott government imposed its hiring clampdown last year, a Senate estimates committee has been told.

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