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GREENS PLEDGE $300m FOR OUR ABC

Every dollar that has been cut from the ABC since 2013 would be restored under Australian Greens policy.

AAP reports (April 13, 2019) that the Greens have pledged more than $330m for the ABC.

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In a bid to “secure its “editorial independence”, the Greens plan to enshrine the ABC’s Nomination Panel in legislation and demanding board nominees to come before the Senate Standing Committee on Environment and Communications.

They have also proposed an audience-appointed board member, “reflecting the role of ABC viewers as the critical stakeholder in our public broadcaster”.

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