Anne Webster backs Bridget McKenzie in sports grants row

MEMBER for Mallee Anne Webster has thrown her support behind embattled senator Bridget McKenzie as calls intensify for the deputy National Party leader to stand down over a controversial sports grants program.

Senator McKenzie is engulfed by a growing controversy surrounding a $100 million sports grants program after a damning auditor-general's report found the former sports minister splashed most of the cash in marginal seats ahead of last year's federal election.

Sunraysia Daily

You can now read the full story.

Click here to view subscription and Pay As You Go options
Subscribe Log in