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The great vanishing act: Macklin’s dole comment disappears
Asked this morning whether she could live on the Newstart allowance of $246 a week, Ms Macklin told reporters ‘‘I could.’’
But when Ms Macklin’s office later issued a transcript of the press conference, held at a hospital in the Minister’s Melbourne electorate, both the question and answer were recorded ‘‘inaudible.
- ‘Inaudible’: Macklin’s quote disappears (theage.com.au)
- Macklin challenged to live on dole for a week (abc.net.au)
- Live off Newstart, Greens tell Macklin (bigpondnews.com)
- Greens MP to live on dole for a week (dailytelegraph.com.au)
- Minister challenged to live on $35 a day (bigpondnews.com)