Labor’s great gamble

29 May 2013

Written by: Liam Quinn

Since 2010, the Labor government has continued to cut $250 million to the cost of doing business for television networks. But according to an article in The Age, Communications Minister Steven Conroy says “the industry can’t afford to loose the advertising dollar of betting companies.” Is this a risk with no chance at reward?



Kathleen O’Connor is a journalist for SYN’s current affairs program Panorama and a third-year Bachelor of Journalism student at La Trobe University.

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