Media Release - The new Liberal PM’s first task is to make Mal Brough Defence Minister

Independent Senator for Tasmania Jacqui Lambie has called on the new Liberal Prime Minister to appoint former Howard Government Minister Mal Brough to lead the Defence Ministry, after he backed Senator Lambie’s call for fair pay rise for the ADF.

“ This Monday afternoon I have a long standing official appointment with the Prime Minister of Australia. In Tasmania we have some serious problems regarding unfair Renewable Energy Target (RET) charges and Bass Straight Freight and Passenger costs that must be solved, if we’re to save 10,000 jobs and $2.4B worth of manufacturing Industry.

The new Liberal PMs first task is to make Mal Brough Defence Minister- Lambie