Opinion

Labor shows hypocrisy in partisan political appointments

Simon Cowan
July 29 2023 - 5:30am
Inability to agree on a basic bedrock of facts and scientific effects makes consensus impossible. Picture Shutterstock
Inability to agree on a basic bedrock of facts and scientific effects makes consensus impossible. Picture Shutterstock

Many would be surprised at the coverage - and controversy - provoked by the appointment of a former Labor chief of staff to head the Productivity Commission.

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Simon Cowan

Simon Cowan

Canberra Times columnist

Simon Cowan is research director at the Centre for Independent Studies and a regular columnist for The Canberra Times.

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