'Very effective': Rudd to stay as ambassador to US despite Trump warning

Karen Barlow
Anna McGuinness
Updated March 20 2024 - 3:16pm, first published 12:54pm

Penny Wong has declared that Australia's ambassador to the United States, Kevin Rudd, will remain in the job should Donald Trump return to the White House. This despite the former US President ripping into Rudd and warning he "won't be there long" if he is "hostile".

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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

Anna McGuinness

Anna McGuinness

Breaking News National Journalist

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