Greens will use balance of power to demand dental care for everyone on Medicare

Harley Dennett
By Harley Dennett
Updated April 12 2022 - 8:52pm, first published 12:45pm
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The Greens will use any balance of power windfall after May 21 to demand full dental care for everyone under Medicare at a cost of $8 billion per year, paid for by a billionaires tax.


Harley Dennett

Harley Dennett

Senior Political Reporter

I'm the federal politics bureau chief for the Canberra Times, via a career that's taken me from rural Victoria to Washington DC. Telling the stories of my local LGBTI community brought me to political journalism, where I've covered seven federal budgets, four national elections in two countries, Defence, public service and international governance.