Hard man Peter Dutton comes out swinging as conservatives reconfigure

By Mark Kenny
Updated May 30 2022 - 7:08am, first published 7:07am
Peter Dutton addresses the media after Monday's leadership vote. Picture: AAP

Eager to present a rounder picture of himself to the electorate, Peter Dutton has pledged that by 2025, he will have offered voters an alternative that is not "Labor-lite" and will "clean up Labor's inevitable mess".