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Government 'sick of experts' in public service: Renee Leon

Adrian Rollins
By Adrian Rollins
Updated May 21 2020 - 7:34am, first published 2:00am
Former Department of Human Services secretary Renee Leon. Photo: Dion Georgopoulos

The government is "sick of experts" and a growing number of ministers regard independent advice from the public service as an affront if it does not accord with their views, according to a former senior public servant.

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Adrian Rollins

Adrian Rollins

Journalist

Adrian Rollins is a public service reporter for the Canberra Times