'Dozens of emails': Morrison's office played direct role in sports grants, auditor reveals

Kirsten Lawson
By Kirsten Lawson
Updated February 14 2020 - 5:52am, first published February 13 2020 - 5:10am

Prime Minister Scott Morrison's office took a direct role in suggesting projects that should be funded under the controversial sports grants program, with "comfortably dozens of emails" back and forth, the audit office revealed on Thursday.

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Kirsten Lawson

Kirsten Lawson

Political reporter

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