Parliamentary probe into multi-million-dollar Tasmanian Liberal election grants

Parliamentary probe into multi-million-dollar Tasmanian Liberal election grants

Parliamentary probe into multi-million-dollar Tasmanian Liberal election grantsBy Adam Holmes Tasmania's treasurer will be grilled by a parliamentary committee over how the Liberals funded grants during the 2021 election campaign, with concerns growing over "pork-barrelling" allegations and a lack of transparency. Key points: - The government has been under increasing scrutiny for months over how it gives out grants at election time - Parliament's accounts committee has now launched an inquiry - Hearings will begin on Monday with Treasurer Michael …