Members of unions. Productive economy - 12%. Parliamentary Labor Party - 100%.
I'll be on with Ben Fordham after the 4.30 news today on 2GB - unions, the Royal Commission firing up again and more

Chief of Defence General DAVID HURLEY appointed Governor of NSW

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NSW Premier is announcing the news today.

General David Hurley, AC, DSC will replace Her Excellency Professor Marie Bashir who has been in the role since March 2001. 

Insiders tell us others also in the running: former High Court Judge Michael Kirby and a "multicultural appointment" - whatever that means. 

Peter Cosgrove was the natural choice - right up until he was rightly appointed Governor General of the Commonwealth.