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“And I think to see her reduced to that under the aggressive line of questioning, you’ve got to get the balance right on this one and I hope Mr Walker would reflect on that.”
Mr Morrison said public servants should receive more praise for their hard work during the coronavirus period, and that the Australians public should allow more room for honest mistakes.
“[Public servants] have been working day and night for months and months and months,” he said.
“They’re not perfect, they’re not going to get it right every single time.
“I thank her for the great job she’s been trying to do.”
Ms Ressler broke down amid Mr Walker’s questioning at the inquiry yesterday, saying: “We did what we could. And if we could do it again, it would be very different. It was not our intent. Myself and my colleagues in the public health unit are working very hard on this.”