Sparks fly over energy bill handouts for the wealthy

By Andrew Brown and Kat Wong
Updated May 15 2024 - 5:30pm, first published 5:26pm
Critics of the government's power bill relief argue the scheme should be means tested. (Jono Searle/AAP PHOTOS)
Critics of the government's power bill relief argue the scheme should be means tested. (Jono Searle/AAP PHOTOS)

Treasurer Jim Chalmers insists cost-of-living relief in the federal budget is substantial, despite criticism over plans to offer energy rebates to every household.

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