Rebel NSW Liberal MP kicked out of party over upper house job

Rebel NSW Liberal MP kicked out of party over upper house job

Rebel NSW Liberal MP Matthew Mason-Cox has been expelled from the party effective immediately after he infuriated Premier Gladys Berejiklian by nominating for president of the upper house. Ms Berejiklian wanted Mr Mason-Cox kicked out of the party after he put his hand up for president despite the government insisting Liberal MP Natasha Maclaren-Jones had been elected. A party spokesman said: “The NSW Liberal Party has expelled the Hon Matthew Mason-Cox for breaching the party rules. The expulsion takes effect immediately.” Mr Mason-Cox has been contacted for comment.
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