Direct Action will need more public servants than the Department of Climate Change
The Australia Institute today called on Opposition Treasury spokesman Joe Hockey to outline how many public servants they will require to administer their 'direct action' climate change plan, in light of his comments about disbanding the Department of Climate Change and Energy Efficiency. Mr Hockey has said that the Coalition is considering disbanding the Department of Climate Change as part of its plan to slash 12,000 public servants.
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To read the paper The real cost of direct action: An analysis of the Coalition's Direct Action Plan, click here