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news.com.au 24 Nov, 2021 12:15 am

George Christensen: Scott Morrison asked to condemn MP for ‘civil disobediance’ comment

George Christensen: Scott Morrison asked to condemn MP for ‘civil disobediance’ comment
The Prime Minister has refused to directly condemn coalition backbencher George Christensen after the rebel MP compared state premiers to Hitler and claimed the solution was “civil disobedience”.

The Prime Minister has refused to directly condemn coalition backbencher George Christensen after the rebel MP compared state premiers to Hitler and claimed the solution was “civil disobedience”.Picture: NCA NewsWire / Gary Ramage During a fiery Question Time, Opposition Leader Anthony Albanese asked the Prime Minister to directly condemn Mr Christensen for his comments.Anthony Albanese put the Prime Minister under pressure to directly condemn Mr Christensen by name.The Prime Minister said violence and threats were ‘appalling’.

Picture: NCA NewsWire / Gary Ramage The Prime Minister said he would restate exactly what he said in his answer to the previous question, as shouts erupted around him.A rebel Coalition MP has likened state premiers to Hitler in a speech to parliament before going on to make another ‘appalling’ comment.

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