Teething on the 2016 election campaign trail
“The government remains committed to some $13 billion of cuts proposed in the 2014 budget, but that were blocked in the senate. They are things that would have affected people on low incomes, like reductions to family payments, that would increase child poverty.”
In any ordinary circumstances, Malcolm Turnbull would be out selling last week’s budget. Instead, he’s on the hustings, largely ignoring it.