As many as 26 projects entered into by the former Liberal government are set to go under the microscope as the new Labour government in that state takes aim at projects initiated by the previous government.

In a joint statement, Premier Mark McGowan and Treasure Ben Wyatt announced that former Under Treasurer John Langoulant AO will head a Commission of Inquiry which will look into the decision-making processes, transparency and financial consequences associated 26 projects entered into by the recently defeated former Liberal government and contracts…