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Mark Dreyfus

Federal Shadow Attorney-General

Mark Dreyfus is the Federal Shadow Attorney-General.
Our Watchdogs Should Not Have To Fear

Our Watchdogs Should Not Have To Fear Attack

Bodies such as the Human Rights Commission are a vital part of the checks and balances on executive power. If it is cowed by fear of retribution or vicious personal attacks on its members, we are all the poorer.
03/05/2016 6:26 AM AEST
The Only Way To Learn The True Health Of Our

The Only Way To Learn The True Health Of Our Banks

Only a Royal Commission can examine whether existing laws are adequate and whether the regulators have the powers and resources they need to address the systemic problems that are so clearly evident in our financial system, and to suggest steps to restore the public's trust in our financial sector.
15/04/2016 6:15 AM AEST