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Rowan Dean: PM Malcolm Turnbull poured ‘petrol onto the flame’

Smithy’s All-Star Rowan Dean has slammed the Prime Minister’s handling of the Barnaby Joyce saga.

Rowan tells Chris Smith, Mr Turnbull showed a “complete lack of political skills” when he announced changes to the ministerial code of conduct last week.

“The only focus of this should be was there a misuse of taxpayers money?

“That was the only question, to which it was yes or no.

“What does this guy go and do? He pours, literally, petrol onto the flame.”

Rowan says the Prime Minister has not only “demonised” Mr Joyce, but has also “smeared” the rest of the cabinet.

Rowan also tells Chris why he’s against a national anti-corruption watchdog.

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