'Zero' budget funds to fix compo delays

By Deborah Cornwall
Updated June 21 2022 - 8:01am, first published 7:56am
Andrew Gee says the Morrison government had failed to recognise veterans' welfare as a priority.

Former veterans affairs minister Andrew Gee has told a royal commission the Morrison government had initially allocated "zero" funding in its March budget towards fixing a massive 60,000 backlog of compensation claims by current and former defence members.

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