Are machinery of government changes ever really worth it?

Katie Burgess
Updated December 9 2019 - 9:25am, first published December 5 2019 - 2:37pm

When Scott Morrison announced the creation of four new super departments on Thursday, he continued a time-honoured tradition where prime ministers lop bits off one part of the bureaucracy and stitch it onto another.

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Katie Burgess

Katie Burgess

Federal politics reporter

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