'I am sorry. We are sorry': Federal Parliament acknowledges bullying, sexual harassment and assault

Karen Barlow
By Karen Barlow
Updated February 8 2022 - 4:24am, first published 3:18am

A first step has been taken to address bullying, sexual harassment and assault within the walls of the people's house, with a landmark apology and acknowledgment of victims delivered in both chambers of Federal Parliament, as well as a personal apology from Prime Minister Scott Morrison.

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Karen Barlow

Karen Barlow

Chief Political Correspondent

Karen Barlow is ACM's Chief Political Correspondent. Working in the federal press gallery, she investigates and writes about federal politics and government. She has an interest in integrity, leadership and social equity. She has covered two Olympics and been to Antarctica twice. Contact her on karen.barlow@canberratimes.com.au

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