Detention costs sap Coalition's credibility

The federal government’s pitch for re-election relies heavily on the claim it is superior at finance and economics – that it unfailingly manages taxpayers’ money responsibly. Yet in the past six years it has presided over some of the most egregious wasting of public funds in Australia’s history.

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