Rex Patrick, Helen Haines say Morrison is using religious freedom bill as 'weapon of mass distraction'

Gerard Cockburn
By Gerard Cockburn
December 2 2021 - 6:25pm
Senator Rex Patrick (right) and independent MP Helen Haines. Picture: Elesa Kurtz

South Australian senator Rex Patrick has labelled the Morrison government's push for a religious discrimination bill a "weapon of mass distraction" designed to halt debate on a federal integrity commission.