We’ve got plenty of “crooked” local politicians in our Wingecarribee Shire.
Now we’ve got federal members of parliament also rorting the public coffers ... while dragging the Southern Highlands through the mud.
When will the dirt ever end?
EXCLUSIVE: Bentley-driving Liberal MP John Alexander claims $357 from taxpayers to stay at his OWN eight-bedroom country mansion - so he could avoid Canberra leadership tensions
Liberal MP John Alexander claimed $91 from taxpayers to stay in own mansion.
He claimed accommodation as 'parliamentary duties' expense on August 23 Member for Bennelong also claimed $266 to drive to and from Kangaroo Valley.
$357 bills coincided with Malcolm Turnbull facing second leadership challenge Alexander wanted to get 200km away from Canberra to avoid political tension.
Spokesman says Independent Parliamentary Expenses Authority approved claim.
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