Rex Patrick refers Michaelia Cash's AAT 'stacking' to Auditor-General after Pru Goward, Michael Mischin appointments

Finn McHugh
By Finn McHugh
Updated April 6 2022 - 6:44am, first published 12:30am
Michaelia Cash has defended giving six Coalition loyalists six-figure jobs on the AAT. Picture: Sitthixay Ditthavong

A last-minute government rush to fill plum Administrative Appeals Tribunal jobs with Coalition loyalists has been blasted as "jobs for mates", and referred to the nation's accountability watchdog.

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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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