Canavan sees red over Vic ban

COMMONWEALTH Resources Minister Matt Canavan has penned an open letter published in the state’s rural and regional newspapers arguing Victoria’s bipartisan gas ban is straight out of the Communist Manifesto.

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Karl Marx.

As the state owns the resources, a "quasi-communist situation", Canavan said Victoria's politicians were pursuing ideology by enacting a gas drilling ban rather than acting in the national good.