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Gloves are off as Liberals turn on defector Cory Bernardi -

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He's threatened to leave for months, but now he has announced his resignation from the Liberal Party when the Senate.

His Liberal colleagues were trying to convince the outspoken South Australian Senator to stay, but now the gloves are off and senior Liberals are openly attacking the defector.


Peter Dutton, Immigration Minister

Steve Ciobo, Trade Minister

Barnaby Joyce, Deputy Prime Minister

Malcolm Turnbull, Prime Minister