May 22, 2013
Opposition Leader Tony Abbott bested the Prime Minister for media coverage this week by a wide margin. Australia has more or less made up its mind that he will be in power come September.
May 15, 2013
No surprises to see Wayne Swan win the most media mentions in budget week. But Tony Abbott shaded the Prime Minister in the fight for attention.
May 8, 2013 3 Comments
Tony Abbott is getting almost equal media time to the PM -- as if he were now de facto prime minister.
May 1, 2013 1 Comment
Suddenly, it seems, both sides of politics have accepted that the point of fiscal policy is to use it to help the country adapt to changing circumstance.
April 24, 2013
Tony Abbott got more print mentions than the Prime Minister this week, and that may continue as more and more Australians see him as the likely next PM.
April 17, 2013
The Greens are the model supporters of the government's education and high-speed rail plans, but Liberal state premiers are having none of it. And what's happened to Kevin Rudd?
April 10, 2013
Julia Gillard's visit to China is likely to result in a jump in the polls. Plus everyone is talking about the Coalition's broadband plan and its midwife, Malcolm Turnbull.
April 3, 2013
Labor MPs are sniping over superannuation changes, and the PM is heading to China, no doubt hoping to poll better while she's gone.
March 27, 2013
Senior Labor MPs went down in a blaze of media coverage after they fell on their swords following the spill that wasn't.
March 20, 2013
The media love to talk about themselves and were breathless on Labor's proposed media reforms. But audiences gave a big shrug, more interested in a new Pope.