Politicians ‘double-dipping’ living allowances

Should politicians be allow to ‘double-dip’ when it comes to living allowances while at work?

Politicians who stay in their spouse’s home while in Canberra are still able to pocket the $273 taxpayer-funded rent allowance.

But is the practice fair? And do we need an overhaul of politicians’ allowances?

To find out more, we were joinedy by Green Senator Lee Rhiannon.

You may also like