Is Bill Shorten deliberately lurching to the left?
Opposition leader Bill Shorten has come under fire following accusations he’s taken a page out of British Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn’s book.
Finance Minister Mathias Cormann is accusing Bill Shorten of plagiarising Mr Corbyn in his National Press Club speech, saying his “anti-business” agenda is a backwards step for Australia.
Ross Greenwood speaks with former president of Business Council of Australia Tony Shepherd.
“It certainly is a lurch to the left, there’s no doubt about that.
“He’s getting closer and closer to Jeremy Corbyn every day.
“I thought that was a terrible prescription for the future of Australia.”
Listen to the full interview below