Politicians for a price: how donations can rewrite policy

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Period3 Nov 2017

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  • TitlePoliticians for a price: how donations can rewrite polic
    Degree of recognitionNational
    Media name/outletSydney Morning Herald
    Media typePrint
    Duration/Length/Size403 words
    DescriptionAustralia's system of political finance law is broken, open to exploitation and soft-corruption, a Senate inquiry has heard.

    "You can get a politician for $2000 a year, a party for $100,000 a year and policy for $200,000 a year," Monash University academic Charles Livingstone said in Melbourne.
    Producer/AuthorEryk Bagshaw
    PersonsCharles Livingstone