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May 18th, 2015
Episode 429 of 1400 episodes
Shadow minister for the arts, Mark Dreyfus responds to the announcement that arts minister George Brandis is diverting funds from the Australia Council to establish the National Programme for Excellence in the Arts, which is to be administered by the arts ministry. Lou Oppenheim, General Manager of Circus Oz, chimes in with her concerns.