How to hold public servants accountable

Posted on: Wed 5 Feb 2020

Bridget McKenzie and the ‘sports rorts’ affair has raised questions about the level of accountability we hold against public servants.

How far can they push their authority? What can we do about it? And how badly does the government misunderstand the role of a public servant?

Andrew Podger, Honorary Professor of Public Policy at the Australian National University joins Breakfast’s Zoe Kounadis and Tom Mann to explain.

Produced by Zak Stuart

Image sourced: Thennicke (CC BY-SA 4.0)


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