Messaging needs to change: Anthony Albanese and other politicians are masking COVID issues

Michelle Grattan
Updated July 16 2022 - 8:22am, first published 5:30am
Australian Prime Minister Anthony Albanese receives his fourth dose of the COVID-19 vaccine. Picture: Getty Images

Anthony Albanese received his fourth COVID jab this week. A commendable example to the community, now that eligibility for the "winter shot" has been widened.

Michelle Grattan

Michelle Grattan is a press gallery journalist and former editor of The Canberra Times. She is a professorial fellow at the University of Canberra and writes for The Conversation, where her columns also appear.