Agriculture minister called 'useless' by angry farmers during Question Time

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Agriculture minister calls an angry protester in the Senate's public gallery a 'coward' after he abused her as 'f**king useless' when she was giving a speech about drought relief A man called Agriculture Minister Bridget McKenzie 'f***ing useless'  at Senate Abuse comes amid calls from farmers to ditch the Murray-Darling Basin Plan Senator McKenzie was asked if she would resign over 'failure' to help agriculture 

By Australian Associated Press

Published: 05:02 GMT, 2 December 2019 | Updated: 05:02 GMT, 2 December 2019

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A man has been thrown out of the Senate's public gallery for hurling abuse at Agriculture Minister Bridget McKenzie.

The man called her 'f***ing useless' during Question Time on Monday amid calls from angry farmers to ditch the Murray-Darling Basin Plan.

He was swiftly escorted from the chamber.

A man has been thrown out of the Senate's public gallery for hurling abuse at Agriculture Minister Bridget McKenzie (pictured on Monday)

A man has been thrown out of the Senate's public gallery for hurling abuse at Agriculture Minister Bridget McKenzie

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