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How Scott Morrison was sacked from Tourism Australia

Scott Morrison, then managing director of Tourism Australia, in 2004.

Morrison for trying to steal the limelight, including by issuing press releases without approval from her office. “There was a clash of personalities from the start,” one Howard government staffer says, adding that Morrison “just had a strong self-belief in what he was doing, and he wasn’t going to let the minister stop him”.

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