Talking to Inside Story contributing editor Peter Mares not long before he became the Labor candidate for Maribrynong in 2006, Bill Shorten responds to questions about Labor factions, parliamentary career paths, tax reform, asylum seekers, and winners and losers in the Australian economy. The interview was first broadcast on ABC Radio National’s The National Interest on 22 February 2006.
Winners and losers
14 October 2013
Bill Shorten discusses Labor factions, parliamentary career paths, and winners and losers in this interview with Peter Mares recorded in 2006
Peter Mares is Contributing Editor of Inside Story.
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