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PM ‘disappointed’ by Senator’s behaviour – but yet to speak to him

Prime Minister Scott Morrison says he was disappointed by the actions of a Liberal senator accused of making growling sounds towards independent senator Jacqui Lambie. Labor and Greens MPs called out an unnamed Coalition senator in question time on Tuesday, accusing them of growling and making dog noises towards Senator Lambie. Liberal senator David Van later owned up to the interjection but denied the characterisation of the sounds. “I do regret the interjections and I apologise to Senator Lambie and to the Senate unreservedly,” he said. Tuesday’s incident came just hours after the release of a damning report on…