Live federal election updates: PM 'sympathises' with families, but can't say sorry over interest rate hike

Hannah Neale
Harley Dennett
By Hannah Neale, and Harley Dennett
Updated May 3 2022 - 7:25am, first published May 2 2022 - 10:15pm

All eyes are watching for the Reserve Bank of Australia today, which will set the new interest rate.

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Hannah Neale

Hannah Neale

Reporter

Hannah is a general reporter with The Canberra Times. She is currently covering the early breaking news shift and is ready to chase your morning headlines. Hannah started as a journalist with The Southern Highland News and The Goulburn Post before moving to the ACT. Twitter: @neale_hannah

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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