Federal Election 2022: Scott Morrison says Anthony Albanese's wages call will thrown 'fuel on the fire' of rising cost of living

Gerard Cockburn
Doug Dingwall
Dan Jervis-Bardy
By Gerard Cockburn, Doug Dingwall, and Dan Jervis-Bardy · Updated May 11 2022 - 2:26am, first published 2:25am
A war of over wages has erupted as the federal election enters its home stretch. Picture: ACM

Prime Minister Scott Morrison has savaged Anthony Albanese as a "complete loose unit" on the economy, arguing the Labor leader's wages push will "throw fuel on the fire" of rising interest rates and cost of living.

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Gerard Cockburn

Gerard Cockburn

Economics Reporter

Doug Dingwall

Doug Dingwall

Public Service Editor

Doug Dingwall is The Canberra Times' Public Service Editor. He writes about government and federal politics, and edits The Public Sector Informant. He has an interest in integrity and industrial relations. Previously he worked at The Examiner in Launceston, where he won a Tasmanian Human Rights Award in 2016 for his reporting. Contact him on doug.dingwall@canberratimes.com.au

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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