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Cassidy Knowlton — Editor

Cassidy Knowlton

Editor

Cassidy has been editor of Crikey since April 2016. She joined the Crikey crew in February 2013 as production editor and later managing editor. She started at Private Media as production editor at Crikey sister site Property Observer in 2011, before which she was at Fairfax.

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Crikey Worm: plebiscite D-Day, and was that a Tassie tiger?

September 7, 2017 2 Comments

Good morning, early birds. The High Court will decide the fate of the same-sex marriage postal survey, AGL thumbs its nose at the government, and was that really a Tasmanian tiger? It's the news you need to know, by Cassidy Knowlton.

Crikey Worm: marriage equality showdown, Narev admits ‘mistakes’, Marines feared dead off Queensland

August 7, 2017

Good morning, early birds. Malcolm Turnbull will face an unruly party room today over marriage equality, the fallout over the CBA money-laundering scandal continues, and three US Marines have been lost off the coast of Queensland. It's the news you need to know, by Cassidy Knowlton and Max Chalmers.

Crikey Worm: secret ballot on marriage equality, climate scientists needed, Trump signs off on Russian sanctions

August 3, 2017

Good morning, early birds. The issue of marriage equality is derailing Malcolm Turnbull's agenda, Australia does not have enough climate scientists, and further details emerge about the terror plane plot. It's the news you need to know, by Cassidy Knowlton and Max Chalmers.

Crikey Worm: census 2016, and more Pyne fallout

June 28, 2017

Census data reveals the changing face of Australia, and the marriage equality debate continues to split the Coalition. It's the news you need to know, by Cassidy Knowlton and Max Chalmers

Crikey Worm: Liberal infighting over marriage equality, Crown employees guilty

June 27, 2017

Good morning, early birds. Conservative Liberals are not thrilled with Christopher Pyne's assurances on marriage equality, Crown employees to be freed from Chinese prison within months, and Trump finally (sorta) gets his travel ban. It's the news you need to know, by Cassidy Knowlton and Max Chalmers.

Crikey Worm: Marriage equality ‘before too long’, Greens’ blue, putting a price on paradise

June 26, 2017 3 Comments

Good morning, early birds, and happy Eid al-Fitr for those celebrating. Christopher Pyne has said marriage equality could become law "sooner than everyone thinks", Crown employees will face court in China, and it turns out you can put a price on the Great Barrier Reef. It's the news you need to know, by Cassidy Knowlton and Max Chalmers.

Crikey Worm: Turnbull red-faced over Trump impression, Rebel Wilson wins case

June 16, 2017

Good morning, early birds. Rebel Wilson wins a court case, and Malcolm Turnbull loses face. It's the news you need to know, by Cassidy Knowlton and Max Chalmers.

Crikey Worm: London fire, contempt of court possible for ministers

June 15, 2017 1 Comment

Good morning, early birds. Three federal ministers are facing contempt of court for running their mouths, and Lachlan Murdoch is making a play for Ten. It's the news you need to know, by Cassidy Knowlton and Max Chalmers.

Crikey Worm: coal lovers target Turnbull, Ten’s last stand

June 14, 2017

Good morning, early birds. Almost two dozen coal-loving MPs are threatening the PM over the Clean Energy Target, and it might be time to switch off Channel Ten. It's the news you need to know, by Cassidy Knowlton and Max Chalmers.

Crikey Worm: Victorian terror law revamp, and Chinese political donations

June 13, 2017

Victoria's terrorism laws are either too soft or about to be ramped up, and what are the Chinese connections to Australia's federal political parties? It's the news you need to know, by Cassidy Knowlton and Max Chalmers.