One of the primary objectives of the 2017-18 budget is likely to be to put some distance – politically and in terms of economic policy – between the Turnbull government and its predecessor, that of former Prime Minister Tony Abbott. The Abbott government came to office with a view that any and all public ...
Turnbull government aims to distance itself from its predecessor with the 2017-18 budget
By Saul Eslake
8 May 2017