The comments of Sally McManus, newly appointed Secretary of the ACTU, show utter contempt for the foundations that have made Australia great and should stand condemned,” Wilhelm Harnisch, CEO of Master Builders Australia said.

“The comments fail the test of leadership and a very worrying sign that the CFMEU has captured the ACTU’s agenda,” he said.

“Australians know that the places for laws to be changed are at the ballot box and in the Parliament. The community deserves better from its union leaders,” Wilhelm Harnisch said. 

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