Pauline Hanson burqa stunt slammed by George Brandis

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Minister Michael Keenan at Parliament House in Canberra on Wednesday 16 August 2017. Fedpol. Photo: Andrew Meares

Minister Michael Keenan at Parliament House in Canberra on Wednesday 16 August 2017. Fedpol. Photo: Andrew Meares

Treasurer Scott Morrison during the presentation and motion for 2nd reading of the Medicare Levy Amendment (NDIS Funding) Bill 2017, at Parliament House in Canberra on Thursday 17 August 2017. fedpol Photo: Alex Ellinghausen

Treasurer Scott Morrison during the presentation and motion for 2nd reading of the Medicare Levy Amendment (NDIS Funding) Bill 2017, at Parliament House in Canberra on Thursday 17 August 2017. fedpol Photo: Alex Ellinghausen

Treasurer Scott Morrison during the presentation and motion for 2nd reading of the Medicare Levy Amendment (NDIS Funding) Bill 2017, at Parliament House in Canberra on Thursday 17 August 2017. fedpol Photo: Alex Ellinghausen

Treasurer Scott Morrison during the presentation and motion for 2nd reading of the Medicare Levy Amendment (NDIS Funding) Bill 2017, at Parliament House in Canberra on Thursday 17 August 2017. fedpol Photo: Alex Ellinghausen

Treasurer Scott Morrison during the presentation and motion for 2nd reading of the Medicare Levy Amendment (NDIS Funding) Bill 2017, at Parliament House in Canberra on Thursday 17 August 2017. fedpol Photo: Alex Ellinghausen

Treasurer Scott Morrison during the presentation and motion for 2nd reading of the Medicare Levy Amendment (NDIS Funding) Bill 2017, at Parliament House in Canberra on Thursday 17 August 2017. fedpol Photo: Alex Ellinghausen

Laurie Oakes with Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull at Parliament House in Canberra on Wednesday 16 August 2017. Fedpol. Photo: Andrew Meares

Laurie Oakes with Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull at Parliament House in Canberra on Wednesday 16 August 2017. Fedpol. Photo: Andrew Meares

(L) P.M. Bob Hawke and journalist Laurie Oakes at his book launch at National Press Club in Canberra. October 31, 1984.

(L) P.M. Bob Hawke and journalist Laurie Oakes at his book launch at National Press Club in Canberra. October 31, 1984.

Senator Pauline Hanson pulls of a burqa during Question Time at Parliament House in Canberra on Thursday 17 August 2017. fedpol Photo: Alex Ellinghausen

Senator Pauline Hanson pulls of a burqa during Question Time at Parliament House in Canberra on Thursday 17 August 2017. fedpol Photo: Alex Ellinghausen

The Greens praise Senator Brandis after he repudiated Senator Pauline Hanson for wearing a burqa during question time at Parliament House in Canberra on Thursday 17 August 2017. Fedpol. Photo: Andrew Meares

The Greens praise Senator Brandis after he repudiated Senator Pauline Hanson for wearing a burqa during question time at Parliament House in Canberra on Thursday 17 August 2017. Fedpol. Photo: Andrew Meares

Senator Pauline Hanson wears a burqa during question time at Parliament House in Canberra on Thursday 17 August 2017. Fedpol. Photo: Andrew Meares

Senator Pauline Hanson wears a burqa during question time at Parliament House in Canberra on Thursday 17 August 2017. Fedpol. Photo: Andrew Meares

The corridors of power. Chnanel  9 ***** political journalist Laurie Oakes walks treasurer Paul Keating to the boarder for coffee after the treasurer appeared on the program. June 02, 1991. (Photo by Peter Morris/Fairfax Media).

The corridors of power. Chnanel 9 ***** political journalist Laurie Oakes walks treasurer Paul Keating to the boarder for coffee after the treasurer appeared on the program. June 02, 1991. (Photo by Peter Morris/Fairfax Media).

Ch9 journalist Laurie Oakes announced his retirement at Parliament House in Canberra on Thursday 3 August 2017. Fedpol. Photo: Andrew Meares

Ch9 journalist Laurie Oakes announced his retirement at Parliament House in Canberra on Thursday 3 August 2017. Fedpol. Photo: Andrew Meares

WA Senator Slade Brockman for the Liberal Party with Minister Senator Michaelia Cash after he was is sworn in at Parliament House in Canberra on Thursday 17 August 2017. Fedpol. Photo: Andrew Meares

WA Senator Slade Brockman for the Liberal Party with Minister Senator Michaelia Cash after he was is sworn in at Parliament House in Canberra on Thursday 17 August 2017. Fedpol. Photo: Andrew Meares

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Former UK Shadow Chancellor of the Exchequer, Ed Balls, and former Australian Treasurer Wayne Swan, at Parliament House in Canberra on Thursday 17 August 2017. fedpol Photo: Alex Ellinghausen

Former UK Shadow Chancellor of the Exchequer, Ed Balls, and former Australian Treasurer Wayne Swan, at Parliament House in Canberra on Thursday 17 August 2017. fedpol Photo: Alex Ellinghausen

Speaker Tony Smith unveiled "The Messenger" with artists Nelson Jagamara and Imants Tillers at Parliament House in Canberra on Thursday 17 August 2017. Fedpol. Photo: Andrew Meares

Speaker Tony Smith unveiled "The Messenger" with artists Nelson Jagamara and Imants Tillers at Parliament House in Canberra on Thursday 17 August 2017. Fedpol. Photo: Andrew Meares

Speaker Tony Smith unveiled "The Messenger" with artists Nelson Jagamara and Imants Tillers at Parliament House in Canberra on Thursday 17 August 2017. Fedpol. Photo: Andrew Meares

Speaker Tony Smith unveiled "The Messenger" with artists Nelson Jagamara and Imants Tillers at Parliament House in Canberra on Thursday 17 August 2017. Fedpol. Photo: Andrew Meares

Labor MP Rob Mitchell brings a tinfoil that he made for Minister for Foreign Affairs Julie Bishop, during a doorstop interview at the House of Representatives doors at Parliament House in Canberra on Thursday 17 August 2017. fedpol Photo: Alex Ellinghausen

Labor MP Rob Mitchell brings a tinfoil that he made for Minister for Foreign Affairs Julie Bishop, during a doorstop interview at the House of Representatives doors at Parliament House in Canberra on Thursday 17 August 2017. fedpol Photo: Alex Ellinghausen

Senator Pauline Hanson wears a burqa during Question Time at Parliament House in Canberra on Thursday 17 August 2017. fedpol Photo: Alex Ellinghausen

Senator Pauline Hanson wears a burqa during Question Time at Parliament House in Canberra on Thursday 17 August 2017. fedpol Photo: Alex Ellinghausen

The Opposition praise Senator Brandis after he repudiated Senator Pauline Hanson for wearing a burqa during question time at Parliament House in Canberra on Thursday 17 August 2017. Fedpol. Photo: Andrew Meares

The Opposition praise Senator Brandis after he repudiated Senator Pauline Hanson for wearing a burqa during question time at Parliament House in Canberra on Thursday 17 August 2017. Fedpol. Photo: Andrew Meares

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