The Informer: Treasurer Jim Chalmers warned the next budget will be 'confronting'

Olivia Ireland
By Olivia Ireland
Updated July 18 2022 - 6:39am, first published 6:30am
Treasurer Jim Chalmers. Picture: Sitthixay Ditthavong

The state of economic affairs continues to put a strain on Australians and the government as the budget update is likely to be "confronting".


Olivia Ireland

Olivia is a reporter for the Canberra Times. She has covered local news, arts, education and business and is beginning her rotation with Federal Politics. Olivia started as an intern in August 2021 and began her career with the Times after completing her studies in November 2021.