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Crikey Campaign Scorecard: Libs fall into a black hole of their own making

Crikey Campaign Scorecard: Libs fall into a black hole of their own making

Joshua HarrisMay 25, 20162 Comments

ScoMo's "black hole" did not go down as well as he'd hoped. And Nick Xenophon is also in the crosshairs.

Seats to watch: Dobell and Robertson, the NSW marginals that could be do or die for Labor

Seats to watch: Dobell and Robertson, the NSW marginals that could be do or die for Labor

William BoweMay 25, 2016

The denizens of Dobell and Robertson have had a rough go of it in recent years, but they will be in for plenty of love this election campaign.

Greyhounds slaughtered for dental 'studies' at Melbourne Uni

Greyhounds slaughtered for dental 'studies' at Melbourne Uni

Bernard KeaneMay 25, 20165 Comments

Melbourne University admits its Dental School is using live greyhounds for dental and other medical studies, before killing them.

North Queensland is an electoral frontier pollies misread at their peril

North Queensland is an electoral frontier pollies misread at their peril

Dr Mark BahnischMay 25, 20162 Comments

Queensland is another country, writes sociologist Dr Mark Bahnisch.

Morrison's bad day: black holes and budget realities

Morrison's bad day: black holes and budget realities

Bernard KeaneMay 25, 20166 Comments

Election campaign claims of budget black holes are now an empty ritual of politics, but Scott Morrison has achieved the rare feat of making his damaging for his own side.

Why are unelected bureaucrats trying to set fiscal policy?

Why are unelected bureaucrats trying to set fiscal policy?

David RichardsonMay 25, 20163 Comments

This year, for the first time, the PEFO contains a political statement by the secretaries of Treasury and Finance.

Will the real Malcolm Turnbull please stand up?

Will the real Malcolm Turnbull please stand up?

Maxine McKewMay 25, 20168 Comments

When Malcolm Turnbull took over as leader of the Liberal Party, he promised us a new form of government. We're still waiting, writes former journalist and former Labor member for Bennelong Maxine McKew.

Labor wants AFP to hand over all NBN raid evidence to the Senate

Labor wants AFP to hand over all NBN raid evidence to the Senate

Josh TaylorMay 24, 20165 Comments

Labor says it told the police that documents related to the NBN were covered by parliamentary privilege before the raids began.

<em>Crikey</em> Campaign Scorecard:  Sussan Ley hands Labor the win

Crikey Campaign Scorecard: Sussan Ley hands Labor the win

Joshua HarrisMay 24, 20161 Comment

WHO WON THE DAY? Bernard Keane, Crikey politics editor: A definite win for Labor -- Health Minister Sussan Ley’s rare

Guess who's coming to dinner? Tony and Peta leave together, after a riotous evening

Guess who's coming to dinner? Tony and Peta leave together, after a riotous evening

Margot SavilleMay 24, 20168 Comments

What happens when you put Tony Abbott, Peta Credlin, Tony Jones, Darren Goodsir and Gillian Triggs in a room together with unlimited wine?