Government accused of ‘hiding the truth’ after ignoring questions on Indigenous affairs – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

A tight headshot of Malarndirri McCarthy shows her with a plain expression on her face. She is wearing hoop earrings.

The department is responsible for most Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander government programs, and the majority of its 2,300 staff are focussed on Indigenous affairs.

The department took about 100 questions on non-Indigenous issues, of which about three-quarters have been responded to.

via Government accused of ‘hiding the truth’ after ignoring questions on Indigenous affairs – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)