Turnbull's union crackdown

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Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull and Employment minister Senator Michaelia Cash in Parliament House in Canberra on Monday ...

Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull and Employment minister Senator Michaelia Cash in Parliament House in Canberra on Monday 20 March 2017. Photo: Andrew Meares Photo: Andrew Meares

Legislation will be introduced into federal parliament which could see employers and union officials face jail time, if they're found to be making or receiving secret payments which could be considered corrupt.

Employment minister Michaelia Cash spoke to The Morning Show's Gareth Parker about the announcement, saying there were several examples of unions gaining influence through such payments.

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