The transcripts of the official inquiry into the culture, practices and ethics of the press. More…

I think it's been helpful because I understand how the media works, because obviously I used to be part of the media. It means that I know a lot of the people who are still involved in the media. I've worked with them. It means I can anticipate -- I know what they are want from the press office. I understand about deadlines, I understand how stories are formed and how they're placed and I can anticipate questions. I can also ask -- I understand what the question is behind the question. I speak their language. I would hope that I still do.

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