Federal election 2022: Labor unveils $29m package to support local media

Dan Jervis-Bardy
By Dan Jervis-Bardy
Updated May 13 2022 - 7:31am, first published 3:30am
Labor communications spokeswoman Michelle Rowland said newspapers remain exposed to external shocks. Picture: Sitthixay Ditthavong

Labor has unveiled a $29 million package to support regional, local and community media, which includes matching the Coalition's lifeline to papers under threat from rising printing costs.


Dan Jervis-Bardy

Dan Jervis-Bardy

Federal Politics Reporter

Dan covers federal politics from Parliament House, with a special focus on climate policy and the NDIS. He has previously reported on ACT politics and urban affairs since joining the Canberra Times in 2018.

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