Opinion

Albanese government must find a way to force gas prices down

Michelle Grattan
October 15 2022 - 5:30am

Senior ministers this week have dramatically raised the stakes in the Albanese government's face-off with gas producers, amid escalating energy prices and dire warnings of worse to come. The question now is how does the government follow through with effective action to match the rhetoric?

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.