Opponents highlight bizarre consequences of proposed legislation

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Advocacy groups such as GetUp, unions, and minor parties are up in arms about proposed new electoral funding laws in New South Wales that would cap their ability to spend on issues during state and local government election campaigns, while leaving political parties free to spend.

The NSW parliament was due to debate the electoral funding bill 2018 on Tuesday.

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