Connect with us


Scott Morrison faces Nationals threat to ‘cross the floor’ over 2050 carbon cuts – ABC News

Prime Minister Scott Morrison faces threats to cross the floor from Nationals MPs over net-zero emissions target, despite the peak body for farmers saying agriculture…



post featured image

Internal resistance to Prime Minister Scott Morrison’s “preference” to achieve net-zero carbon emissions by 2050 is growing, with one Nationals senator openly threatening to defy any such target in Parliament.

  • Deputy Prime Minister Michael McCormack said agriculture could be exempt from net-zero emissions targets
  • The National Farmers Federation said its position was to support reaching net zero emissions by 2050
  • Nationals senator Matt Canavan said he would cross the floor if the Government legislated…

Click here to view the original article.