Jacqui Lambie explains the secrecy over medevac law repeal

Harley Dennett
By Harley Dennett
Updated March 7 2021 - 6:56am, first published March 5 2021 - 6:30pm
Senator Jacqui Lambie said staying silent has cost her friendships.

Independent Senator Jacqui Lambie has vowed to keep the secret of her medevac deal with the federal government despite it costing friendships and leaving her miserable.


Harley Dennett

Harley Dennett

Senior Political Reporter

I'm the federal politics bureau chief for the Canberra Times, via a career that's taken me from rural Victoria to Washington DC. Telling the stories of my local LGBTI community brought me to political journalism, where I've covered seven federal budgets, four national elections in two countries, Defence, public service and international governance.