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Morrison government rejected Victoria’s pleas to help disability sector – The Age

It’s the first time the Andrews government has indicated its calls for help had not been answered by the Commonwealth amid an ongoing spat between the Premier and the federal Defence Minister Linda Reynolds.



A National Disability Insurance Agency representative attends the group’s daily meetings, but there are currently no formal agreements or measures in place. The Andrews government has indicated while the Commonwealth is yet to formally respond to the request, Mr Robert has declined the offer.
Victoria on Sunday recorded 279 new cases of coronavirus and 16 deaths, 11 of which were connected to aged-care outbreaks, and the government extended the state of emergency for another four weeks.
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