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Sally Whyte — Political reporter

Sally Whyte

Political reporter

Sally covers federal politics and has also reported on Victorian politics, sport and any good stories that come past her desk. She is also the President at SYN Media.

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Sparkles reign and love wins as Melbourne rejoices in Yes victory

November 15, 2017

A large crowd at the State Library in Victoria welcomed the announcement from the ABS today.

Postal vote parties: how will Australia mark the end of the marriage equality survey?

November 14, 2017 10 Comments

Activists find fun ways to mark the occasion for tomorrow's announcement of the marriage equality survey results.

Crikey Quiz: can you tell the difference between Julia’s 2013 and Malcolm’s 2017?

November 10, 2017 5 Comments

Is it Malcolm Turnbull or Tony Abbott? A Liberal backbencher or a Labor faceless man?

Could historical ministerial decisions be overturned?

November 9, 2017 11 Comments

Legal experts explain whether or not it would be possible to question decisions of former ministers.

‘The very definition of a good old fashioned reporter’: remembering Ben Sandilands

October 31, 2017 13 Comments

The veteran journalist's career spanned more than half a century.

Top five: Senate estimates were full of unearthed gems

October 27, 2017 4 Comments

Looking past the shiny and obvious, this week's Senate estimates hearings were full of newsworthy comments.

What next for the Citizenship Seven?

October 13, 2017 16 Comments

As the conclusion of the Magnificent Citizenship Seven saga approaches, who will make it through the gunfire, and who will fall?

‘Horror, humour and hope’ getting ICAN’s message through nuclear disarmament circus

October 10, 2017 5 Comments

Anti-nuclear Nobel Prize winner Tillman Ruff explains the history and the future of their campaign.

The many publicity stunts of Nick Xenophon

The many publicity stunts of Nick Xenophon

October 6, 2017 3 Comments

Outgoing federal Senator Nick Xenophon was a master at the political photo opp.

Solving gun crime is bigger than amnesties and crackdowns: violence prevention expert

October 4, 2017 2 Comments

Broader factors need to be fed into the gun-control debate, argue those who study its Australian context.