Don’t judge me on money, says Minister

The Minister for the ​Arts Senator Mitch Fifield says being a strong advocate for the arts doesn’t mean delivering government funding.
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Speaking at the National Press Club, Senator Fifield described the arts as the soul of the nation.

‘As Minister for Communications and the Arts I see myself as having responsibility for both the sinews and the soul of the nation: the sinews through Communications and the soul through the Arts.

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