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‘Sports rorts’ inquiry says federal government tried to avoid handing over evidence – ABC News

The inquiry into the controversial so-called “sports rorts” program says the federal government is being obstructive in handing over key evidence.

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The federal government has been described as being obstructive in avoiding handing over key evidence to an inquiry into the controversial so-called “sports rorts” program, with the inquiry finding significant flaws in the management of what it argued had become a “pre-election slush fund”.
Key points:

  • The inquiry found there was “overwhelming” evidence the program was used to gain political advantage
  • Nine out of the 10 electorates that received the most funding were identified as marginal or targeted…

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