Independent Oakeshott to Join Australian Climate Change Group, Review Says

Australian independent lawmaker Rob Oakeshott will join the Labor government’s planned climate change committee, the Australian Financial Review reported, citing Oakeshott’s office. He supports emissions trading and wants parliament to act quickly to introduce a carbon price, the newspaper said.

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