Facebook Google Menu Linkedin lock Pinterest Search Twitter

Bernard Keane

Advertisement

Bernard Keane — Politics Editor

Bernard Keane

Politics Editor

Bernard Keane is Crikey’s political editor. Before that he was Crikey’s Canberra press gallery correspondent, covering politics, national security and economics.

Latest

Politics is broke. Let's fix it

Canberra correspondent Bernard Keane writes:Jun 23, 20086 Comments

Winning the 24-hour news cycle won't change the world, but that's what politics should be doing. Is our system up to it, asks Bernard Keane?

Fixing politics: Business-as-usual on petrol makes us all losers

Canberra correspondent Bernard Keane writes:Jun 23, 20086 Comments

The Greens may not be the future of mainstream politics in Australia, but they've joined the dots on energy better than any of the competition, argues Bernard Keane.

Fat bomb explodes all over the media

Canberra correspondent Bernard Keane writes:Jun 20, 20084 Comments

Well hasn’t the clunkily-named Baker IDI Heart and Diabetes Institute got value for money from its report showing 26% of Australians are overweight or obese? writes Bernard Keane.

No tax relief on petrol for work-related travel

Canberra correspondent Bernard Keane writes:Jun 19, 20082 Comments

Taxpayers will have to wait a full twelve months to get some tax relief from surging petrol prices. Bernard Keane explains.

A Newspoll too far for Brendan Nelson

Canberra correspondent Bernard Keane writes:Jun 19, 200819 Comments

Nelson was riding high – well, much higher than he had been – on petrol and Belinda Neal. But Tuesday’s Newspoll messed that right up, writes Bernard Keane.

Welfare and the working family: someone do something

Canberra correspondent Bernard Keane writes:Jun 18, 200814 Comments

The elevation of Simon and Sonya Dorries of Brisbane to national fame is an elegant example of how utterly skewed political debate has become, writes Bernard Keane.

Who's who on caucus committees: the full list

Canberra correspondent Bernard Keane writes:Jun 18, 20081 Comment

Want to exert influence over policy outcomes? Here's who you talk to, writes Bernard Keane.

Countdown to the Lobbyist Register: tick, tick boom

Canberra correspondent Bernard Keane writes:Jun 18, 2008

12 days to go until the Lobbyist Register kicks off and over fifty firms have now registered. Not many of the majors are on it yet however, writes Bernard Keane.

Labor rejects AMA's bedside manner

Canberra correspondent Bernard Keane writes:Jun 17, 20085 Comments

The AMA has systematically botched its relationship with Labor since Rosanna Capolingua became president; now it's paying the price, writes Bernard Keane.

Merri Rose case fails to excite the CMC

Canberra correspondent Bernard Keane writes:Jun 17, 20083 Comments

Hypocrisy is a key ingredient in public life, writes Bernard Keane.

https://www.crikey.com.au/2008/06/17/merri-rose-case-fails-to-excite-the-cmc/ == https://www.crikey.com.au/free-trial/==https://www.crikey.com.au/subscribe/

Show popup

Telling you what the others don't. FREE for 21 days.

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.