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McCallum says even \'centre-left\' wants more military spending

New Defence Minister John McCallum has been publicly lobbying for new military spending for months

Defence Minister John McCallum, who has been publicly and privately lobbying for more military spending for months, says he\'s confident he\'s on the right side of the debate on boosting the military\'s budget and predicts that his position will win the day in February\'s federal budget.

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McCallum says even \'centre-left\' wants more military spending

New Defence Minister John McCallum has been publicly lobbying for new military spending for months

Defence Minister John McCallum, who has been publicly and privately lobbying for more military spending for months, says he\'s confident he\'s on the right side of the debate on boosting the military\'s budget and predicts that his position will win the day in February\'s federal budget.

  

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