Andrew Barr sets sights on 2024 ACT election with 'adults in charge' of federal government

Jasper Lindell
By Jasper Lindell
August 3 2022 - 7:30pm
Chief Minister Andrew Barr addresses a press conference on Tuesday. Picture: Elesa Kurtz

Chief Minister Andrew Barr has declared he plans to lead the Labor party to the next territory election in 2024, buoyed by a change in the federal government which means the national government now has "adults in charge".

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Jasper Lindell

Jasper Lindell

Assembly Reporter

Jasper Lindell joined the Times in 2018. He is a Legislative Assembly reporter, covering ACT politics and government. He also writes about development, heritage, local history, literature and the arts, as well as contributing to the Times' Panorama magazine on Saturdays. He was previously a Sunday Canberra Times reporter.