In pursuit of policy detail, Crikey will be putting daily questions to the Opposition Leader Kevin Rudd. Today:

Does Alan Ramsay’s Sydney Morning Herald column on 31 March give an accurate account of the conversations he had with your staff?

If so, do you defend such heavy-handed tactics?

Despite leaving numerous messages with Mr Rudd’s media department this morning, Crikey was not offered a response to these questions. Media relations? What media relations?