The political staffer accused of writing Fraser Anning’s infamous “final solution” speech and holding an obsession with Nazi Germany is employed by the federal government agency managing Australia’s immigration program, it…
- Nicole Hasham
- The Age
The staffer, Richard Howard, is on unpaid leave from the Department of Home Affairs and has left the door open to returning should Senator Anning fail to be re-elected in May.
However Home Affairs secretary Michael Pezzullo on Friday said if any staff member was found to hold extremist views his department would not hesitate in “turfing them out”.