Murchison MLC independent Ruth Forrest said she was concerned that government information could benefit Font PR's other clients. "I think it's very hard to have a solid wall between the two parts of her role ... there really should be an actual and visible separation between lobbyists and companies that work for lobbyists," Ms Forrest said.
"This could give them access to information that would benefit a whole range of their other customers."
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THE SYSTEM IS FAILING US AND IT’S TIME FOR A NEW STRATEGY
Every time the Reserve Bank inflicts more pain to save us, I can’t help thinking of Galen and the old physicians who believed bleeding the body was a way to better health.
Once inflation is tamed the RBA wants us to be more productive. So does our state government. The $300m efficiency dividend in the latest budget is floated as a plan to produce the same for less. History shows lower cost usually means fewer services.