Government Spends over $10m reading about itself.

Earlier this month we noted that the government spent over $6 million taxpayer dollars reading about itself last year.

It would seem we were mistaken.

They actually spent over $10 million:

FEDERAL government departments and agencies are spending more than $10.3 million a year checking what is said about them in the media.

The hefty monitoring bill from external companies would pay for more than 100 full-time staff each earning $100,000 a year...

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