ACTU asks if Fair Work Ombudsman media officer is fit to continue in his job in light of new evidence about the raids

Unions have questioned why a media officer at the agency investigating the Australian Workers’ Union is fit to continue in his job if he is concerned there is a “widespread and understandable suspicion” he was the source of the leak about federal police raids on the union.

In a letter to the Fair Work Ombudsman sent on Sunday, the Australian Council of Trade Unions noted a report that its director of media, Mark Lee, was due to take a role in the office of the employment minister, Michaelia Cash, and questioned whether that created a conflict of interest.

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