‘Albo from marketing’ needs a new spin doctor


On 18 December 2019, Anthony Albanese said the following on Twitter about former Prime Minister Scott Morrison:

Anthony Albanese Tweet

Fast forward to today, and Opposition Leader Peter Dutton could say the exact same thing about Prime Minister Anthony Albanese.

The Albanese government has engineered the biggest immigration program in the nation’s history, with around 500,000 net migrants landing in Australia in 2022-23:

Historical NOM

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Leith van Onselen is Chief Economist at the MB Fund and MB Super. He is also a co-founder of MacroBusiness. Leith has previously worked at the Australian Treasury, Victorian Treasury and Goldman Sachs.