Liberals, Labor set for fiery debate on 17,000 APS jobs

Miriam Webber
May 16 2024 - 5:30am

The Coalition has lashed what it calls an explosion in the size of the federal public service, setting up a fiery debate with Labor over how best to resource government services.

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Miriam Webber

Miriam Webber

Public service and politics reporter

I report on the public service and politics for the Canberra Times. Reach me at

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