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Fact sheet

Fact Check: Has the Government doubled the budget deficit?

Publisher
Australian Labor Party Fiscal deficit Budget Australia
Description

Treasurer Joe Hockey is the "Masterchef of cooking the books" according to his Opposition counterpart Chris Bowen, who has repeatedly accused the Coalition of using "voodoo economics" to create a sense of crisis to justify dramatic spending cuts in the budget.
Verdict: Checks Out

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