Julie Bishop accused of breaching standards with new aid job

2/07/2019 12:45:00 PM

AUDIO: Julie Bishop accused of breaching standards with new aid job

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AUDIO: Julie Bishop accused of breaching standards with new aid job

As foreign minister, Julie Bishop increasingly outsourced foreign aid projects to private contractors. Now she has joined the board of one of the largest of them, Palladium. Labor says her appointment is a breach of ministerial standards .

Now she has joined the board of one of the largest of them, Palladium.Labor says her appointment is another breach of ministerial standards, after former defence minister Christopher Pyne was similarly accused.But Ms Bishop says she is compliant with the Statement of Ministerial Standards.

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Goverment ex-ministers breaching standards to take up commercial employment is not new, and some top level ex-Defence and ex-Public employees have done the same. Ordinary workers in the sector would not get away with this behavior. Just when you think there are some decent people connected to the old parties, the flag bearer for women and common sense, into the trough she goes. Oh well, the search continues.

FKEN LEAVE HER ALONG MATE! VICIOUS TARGETING WHY DONT YA! Another corrupt and arrogant liebral rubbing Australia's nose in double standards... Disgusting 😡😡😡 corrupt. cest pit. There are NO standards that will stand up to the strain experienced when a Politician or Ex-Politician gets focused on a pot of money! Standards just Disappear.

Just doing what she has always done. Apples don't fall far from the tree. As if we needed another example that the LNP are out to feather their own nest. Would have thought she was better than that. Disappointing, but seems tobe par for the course! All must remember Julie was the Queen of asbestos fighting against most victims......stealing time from them. This would not be unexpected from someone with no moral fibre.

Wasn't there a year and six months limits put in place to stop Past Ministers from gaining benefit of a high paying position in a company or dealing with companies that they had previously had dealings with as a Minister?

'Disarming' Julie Bishop sets sights on big-budget international talk showHere's the pitch for a new talk show starring former minister Julie Bishop : 'This is pure conversation. Two great minds. No tricks.' I still can't get over her train wreck appearance on Q and A years ago when she replied to a 'knowledge of' question from Tanya Pillberserk with - 'well it's in all the newspapers'. The audience are still laughing. And she thought she could be PM! Networks would have to be mad... her expense account will be astronomical.... and no one will watch the treacherous stick insect... auspol

lock her up! No, your headline is wrong again. Can you READ? If so, read the ministerial standards and report properly: 'HonJulieBishop HAS BREACHED MINISTERIAL STANDARDS' It's not an accusation, it is a fact. She is corrupt & so is any PM who does nothing & allows this to happen.

Julie Bishop lands Palladium board positionFormer foreign minister Julie Bishop has picked up a board director role at the international consultancy Palladium.

Julie Bishop's new job breaches ministerial standards, Labor saysThe former foreign minister joined the board of Palladium, which Labor says benefitted from her international aid policy decisions. Of course it does. There is a revolving door between vested interests and the Government cc: Greenpeace pigs at the trough. So does Poodle Payne’s new job too

'Doesn't pass the pub test': Wong attacks Bishop over Palladium roleLabor Senate leader Penny Wong says former foreign minister Julie Bishop may have breached the ministerial code of conduct by becoming a director at international development giant Palladium. MaxKoslowski . Penny Wong couldn’t get a job in a pub. MaxKoslowski The constant hiss. MaxKoslowski As if she’d know

Julie Bishop's new job breaches ministerial standards, Labor saysThe former foreign minister joined the board of Palladium, which Labor says benefitted from her international aid policy decisions. Of course it does. There is a revolving door between vested interests and the Government cc: Greenpeace pigs at the trough. So does Poodle Payne’s new job too

'Disarming' Julie Bishop sets sights on big-budget international talk showHere's the pitch for a new talk show starring former minister Julie Bishop : 'This is pure conversation. Two great minds. No tricks.' I still can't get over her train wreck appearance on Q and A years ago when she replied to a 'knowledge of' question from Tanya Pillberserk with - 'well it's in all the newspapers'. The audience are still laughing. And she thought she could be PM! Networks would have to be mad... her expense account will be astronomical.... and no one will watch the treacherous stick insect... auspol

As foreign minister, Julie Bishop increasingly outsourced foreign aid projects to private contractors.Larger text size Very large text size Former Liberal minister and WA MP Julie Bishop is part of a pitch for a big-budget talk show to TV networks which promises interviews with the rich and famous in some of the world's most exclusive locations.The non-executive position is the West Australian's first job in the private sector since she bowed out of politics after more than 20 years at the election."Palladium itself has said that she has been appointed in part, for example, for her extensive network of global contacts," she said.

Now she has joined the board of one of the largest of them, Palladium. Labor says her appointment is another breach of ministerial standards, after former defence minister Christopher Pyne was similarly accused. Former WA MP Julie Bishop meets then US President Barack Obama and Michelle Obama at a United Nations General Assembly reception in 2013. But Ms Bishop says she is compliant with the Statement of Ministerial Standards. "Palladium has a focus on private sector engagement to deliver effective, sustainable development and even invests its own money into projects," she said in a statement on Tuesday. Duration: . But the central unifying theme would be, "what shapes the people that change our world?".