Pocock to hold onto $50,000 Keep Them Honest donation, welcomes 'higher level of scrutiny'

Karen Barlow
Updated March 15 2023 - 6:26pm, first published 12:00pm
Senator David Pocock. Picture by Sitthixay Ditthavong
Senator David Pocock. Picture by Sitthixay Ditthavong

Independent ACT senator David Pocock will not be refunding a $50,000 donation from wealthy investors who have been revealed as having stakes in the fossil fuel industry, including an offshore drilling company.

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Karen Barlow

Karen Barlow

Chief Political Correspondent

Karen Barlow is ACM's Chief Political Correspondent. Working in the federal press gallery, she investigates and writes about federal politics and government. She has an interest in integrity, leadership and social equity. She has covered two Olympics and been to Antarctica twice. Contact her on karen.barlow@canberratimes.com.au

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