Original article by Phillip Coorey, Andrew Tillett
The Australian Financial Review – Page: 4 : 12-Jan-18
A National Party insider has cautioned against a major revamp of the junior Coalition partner’s ministerial team under new leader Michael McCormack. The source also warned that the Nationals would face unrest within its ranks if McCormack is seen to be rewarding his supporters when allocating portfolios. Meanwhile, there is speculation that Darren Chester will replace McCormack as the Minister for Veterans Affairs, with the latter set to become Minister for Infrastructure.
NATIONAL PARTY OF AUSTRALIA, AUSTRALIA. DEPT OF VETERANS’ AFFAIRS, AUSTRALIA. DEPT OF INFRASTRUCTURE AND REGIONAL DEVELOPMENT, AUSTRALIA. DEPT OF THE PRIME MINISTER AND CABINET, AUSTRALIA. INDEPENDENT PARLIAMENTARY EXPENSES AUTHORITY