Labor, Greens split in Legislative Assembly vote on support for Canberra's defence industry firms

Jasper Lindell
By Jasper Lindell
May 4 2022 - 7:30pm
Chief Minister Andrew Barr, who sought to find a compromise position on the contentious motion. Picture: Karleen Minney

ACT Labor and the Canberra Liberals have voted together to affirm their support for the defence industry companies based in the capital, splitting with the Greens on the issue in a spirited debate.

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Jasper Lindell

Jasper Lindell

Assembly Reporter

Jasper Lindell joined the Times in 2018. He is a Legislative Assembly reporter, covering ACT politics and government. He also writes about development, heritage, local history, literature and the arts, as well as contributing to the Times' Panorama magazine on Saturdays. He was previously a Sunday Canberra Times reporter.

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