Government denies backdating sports grants approval to bring funding in before caretaker period

Kirsten Lawson
By Kirsten Lawson
Updated March 9 2020 - 7:29am, first published 1:30am
Senator Penny Wong at Senate estimates on Monday. Picture: Sitthixay Ditthavong

Former Sports Minister Bridget McKenzie has denied backdating her official approval of $39 million in sports funding to so it didn't fall into the caretaker period.

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Kirsten Lawson

Kirsten Lawson

Political reporter

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