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Kristina Keneally asks auditor general to investigate Peter Dutton over grants – The Guardian

The home affairs minister denies any wrongdoing after documents show he fast-tracked a grant to an industry body that donated to the LNP

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Labor has asked the auditor general to investigate Peter Duttons awarding of community safety grants, after revelations the minister asked his department to fast-track a proposal weeks after an industry body made a political donation.
The oppositions home affairs spokesperson, Kristina Keneally, said on Thursday that the awarding of the grant looks on the face of it worse than the sports rorts scandal that saw the resignation of then minister Bridget McKenzie a year ago.
While Dutton had strenuously…

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