Bronwyn Bishop to repay $5k helicopter flight

BRONWYN Bishop has agreed to reimburse more than $5000 of taxpayers’ money she claimed to charter a helicopter in 2014.

The federal parliamentary Speaker is under fire for using the chartered flight to take a 100km journey from Melbourne to Geelong last year.

She said whilst her understanding is that this travel was conducted within the rules, to avoid any doubt she’ll reimburse the full costs.


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