Posted 09 May 2022
Sean Plunket
Founding Editor & Breakfast Host

“Team of 55 million” is one of the terms we heard a lot when we were setting up the Platform, to describe the decision of news media to take $55 million of government funding. Last week, the Taxpayers Union published a new survey of public attitudes to that subsidy, and what it has done to trust in media. Strangely, we haven’t heard too much about it from the Team of 55 million, so we have Louis Houlbrooke from the Taxpayers Union with us to discuss…

Sean Plunket is the founding editor of The Platform and an award-winning veteran broadcaster and television presenter.