The NSW premier says his government was focused on the ‘big game’ of transport reform and wants Jo Haylen to do that job

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The New South Wales premier, Chris Minns, has defended his transport minister, Jo Haylen, after the resignation of her chief of staff in the midst of a staffing scandal.

Minns said NSW residents were more concerned about trains and buses running on time than they were about internal staffing matters, which were under investigation by the department.

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