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Government’s bill to keep national cabinet discussion secret may fail as Liberal senator says he will vote against it

Gerard Rennick says he ‘doesn’t like secrecy’ and will oppose the bill, along with independents Jacqui Lambie and Rex Patrick

The federal government’s bill that would shroud national cabinet in secrecy appears doomed in the Senate with Liberal senator Gerard Rennick and independent Jacqui Lambie both announcing they oppose it.

Rennick said he “doesn’t like secrecy at the best of times” and will cross the floor on national cabinet secrecy – and a second government bill that would exempt the Future Fund from freedom of information laws.

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