Albo’s response is significantly different from that we heard from the LNP and Murdoch Media
Mr Albanese said reducing Australia’s contribution to global climate change was a “long-term solution” the government was pursuing in response to increasingly frequent flooding.
Mr Albanese said climate change was driving the floods. Photo: AAP
“Australia has always been subject of floods, of bushfires, but we know that the science told us if we continued to not take action globally on climate change then these extreme weather events would be more often and more intense,” he said. “What we’re seeing, unfortunately, is that play out.”