Barnaby Joyce Will NOT Be Acting PM While Turnbull Is Overseas

He's going on leave

Barnaby Joyce Will NOT Be Acting PM While Turnbull Is Overseas Files

Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has announced Barnaby Joyce will be on leave next week and will not be acting prime minister while he is overseas.

Finance Minister Mathias Cormann be acting PM when Mr Turnbull leaves the country as Julie Bishop is also overseas. 

Mr Joyce is under immense pressure this week due to revelations he had an affair with a colleague, who is now pregnant with his child. 

It's suggested some of his colleagues are considering asking him to quit as leader because of the damage the scandal has caused.

 

 

 

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