Teal independents such as Zali Steggall sceptical about Anthony Albanese's jobs and skills summit

Gerard Cockburn
Dan Jervis-Bardy
August 30 2022 - 5:30am
Warringah MP Zali Steggall says the summit appears to be a "big PR exercise" for the new government. Picture by Keegan Carroll

Teal independents fear the jobs and skills summit is being railroaded into a narrow, union-led debate about wages bargaining, which is overshadowing other possible solutions to the problems facing businesses and workers.

Gerard Cockburn

Gerard Cockburn

Economics Reporter

Dan Jervis-Bardy

Dan Jervis-Bardy

Federal Politics Reporter

Dan covers federal politics from Parliament House, with a special focus on climate policy and the NDIS. He has previously reported on ACT politics and urban affairs since joining the Canberra Times in 2018.

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