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  • A leaked report from the Prime Minister’s COVID-19 commission is calling for the Australian taxpayer to subsidise the expansion of the gas industry.

    The push has come under fire, because the commission is heavy with business leaders from the gas industry, who want ‘red and green tape’ cut to fast-track new projects.

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    Government’s COVID Commission manufacturing plan calls for huge public gas subsidies

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