Conservative Party leader Cory Bernardi says people seemed to have stopped caring about government debt at both a state and federal level.
With national debt nudging $540 billion and with no prospect of the government paying it off for decades, it seems we are quickly drifting towards a national debt crisis.
Senator Bernardi has been calling for caps on federal debt and a plan to pay it off but he told Paul Murray Live on Sky News, at the moment there seems to be little appetite for fiscal responsibility.
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