Labor to extend broadband support for school children with no home internet

Harley Dennett
By Harley Dennett
November 17 2021 - 11:00am
Labor's education spokersperson Tanya Plibersek will announce the election promise on Thursday alongside leader Anthony Albanese and communications spokesperson Michelle Rowland. Photo: Adam McLean

Federal Labor will on Thursday announce an election promise to fund 12 months of free broadband to families with school children that do not have internet at home.

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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 journalism, where I've covered seven federal budgets, four national elections, Defence, public service and international governance.

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