2022 Election: Jim Chalmers pledges to avoid austerity, unnecessary cash splashes in budget to be delivered this year

Finn McHugh
March 21 2022 - 10:30pm

A Labor government would reject austerity and "spray[ing] money around unnecessarily" in its first budget to be delivered this year, according to its treasury portfolio spokesman.

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Finn McHugh

Finn McHugh

Federal Political Reporter

Finn McHugh has been federal political reporter for The Canberra Times since July 2021. He joined the Canberra Press Gallery in 2019 where he was executive producer of Sky News's AM Agenda, before joining NCA NewsWire as a federal political reporter. He has previously interned at the Kuwait Times.

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