Bishop to stay in parliament, calls for ‘significant’ spending on Pacific aid

Former Australian Foreign Minister Julie Bishop. Picture: FT FILE

CANBERRA, 29 AUGUST 2018 (AAP) – Former Australian foreign minister Julie Bishop says she will remain in parliament as a backbencher, despite her failed leadership bid. “I’m optimistic about my future, whatever it may hold,” Bishop told reporters. Bishop, 62, only received 11 votes in the spill that was eventually won by Scott Morrison, but […]

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