Victorian Nationals MP distances himself from Barnaby Joyce due to Victorian disdain

Jamieson Murphy
By Jamieson Murphy
Updated May 16 2022 - 9:56pm, first published 9:53pm
Senior Nat distances himself from Barnaby due to voter concern

A SENIOR Victorian National MP has moved to distance himself from party leader Barnaby Joyce, in an attempt to avoid an expected blowback from being associated with the Deputy Prime Minister, who is increasingly unpopular in the southern state.


Jamieson Murphy

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