Liberal and Labor parties urged to disclose political donations in real time

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Today Australian voters will learn who was bankrolling the nation’s political parties more than 18 months ago

The Greens have urged the major parties to begin disclosing their donations in real time, saying the current system has allowed vested interests to warp Australia’s democracy.

This morning, Australian voters will learn who was bankrolling the nation’s political parties more than 18 months ago. The unresponsive, sluggish federal disclosure system requires only annual reporting, and lags well behind similar disclosure regimes in some states and territories.

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