'Live up to the plan': PM pressures states, territories to follow national Covid reopening roadmap

Doug Dingwall
Jasper Lindell
By Doug Dingwall, and Jasper Lindell
Updated August 20 2021 - 8:26am, first published 3:37am
Prime Minister Scott Morrison. Picture: Dion Georgopoulos

Prime Minister Scott Morrison has heaped pressure on states and territories to follow a plan to reopen the nation once it hits vaccination targets, as discord grows among governments over a national deal on the roadmap.

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Doug Dingwall

Doug Dingwall

Public Service Editor

Doug Dingwall is The Canberra Times' Public Service Editor. He writes about government and federal politics, and edits The Public Sector Informant. He has an interest in integrity and industrial relations. Previously he worked at The Examiner in Launceston, where he won a Tasmanian Human Rights Award in 2016 for his reporting. Contact him on doug.dingwall@canberratimes.com.au

Jasper Lindell

Jasper Lindell

Assembly Reporter

Jasper Lindell joined the Times in 2018. He is a Legislative Assembly reporter, covering ACT politics and government. He also writes about development, heritage, local history, literature and the arts, as well as contributing to the Times' Panorama magazine on Saturdays. He was previously a Sunday Canberra Times reporter.

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