Liberal MP John Alexander calls for federal anti-corruption commission or ICAC

Karen Barlow
Dan Jervis-Bardy
By Karen Barlow, and Dan Jervis-Bardy
Updated February 17 2022 - 7:11am, first published 1:30am
John Alexander, pictured with Indi MP Helen Haines, has called for a federal ICAC. Picture: Elesa Kurtz

Two Liberal backbenchers have banded with the crossbench to demand a federal anti-corruption commission, in the latest act of rebellion within the Morrison government.


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

Dan Jervis-Bardy

Dan Jervis-Bardy

Federal Politics Reporter

Dan covers federal politics from Parliament House, with a special focus on climate policy and the NDIS. He has previously reported on ACT politics and urban affairs since joining the Canberra Times in 2018.

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