William BoweMay 2, 201610 Comments
For the court to decide in Senator Bob Day's favour, the full bench may have to reject the reasoning of a former chief justice.
William BoweApr 27, 20167 Comments
Why is the government suddenly committing to submarines to be built in South Australia?
William BoweApr 22, 20167 Comments
Annastacia Palaszczuk might've won the next Queensland election already thanks to a nifty piece of electoral reform.
William BoweApr 18, 201666 Comments
Yes, Bronwyn Bishop was unceremoniously dumped by Mackellar preselectors, but this is hardly the first time preselection has turned into a blood sport.
William BoweApr 13, 20166 Comments
There are constitutional questions about whether Pat Dodson can be appointed as a Labor senator, given the WA Parliament is adjourned. And that could leave Labor one short.
William BoweApr 11, 201614 Comments
The Abetzes -- Eric and Peter -- are throwing their weight around. Plus: what on earth is going on in Queensland?
William BoweApr 1, 20165 Comments
Yes, there have been a lot of high-profile retirements from WA Labor recently. But the Liberals have significant cause for worry in the west.
William BoweMar 22, 20168 Comments
Malcolm Turnbull's decision to recall Parliament is not without precedent.
William BoweMar 21, 20163 Comments
If the Queensland election is a preview of the federal election, Labor should be quaking in its boots.
William BoweMar 16, 20161 Comment
Former defence minister Stephen Smith tried to execute a very surprising, very brief coup to gain the leadership of WA Labor. He failed.