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When did Australian politicians become incapable of shame?

When did Australian politicians become incapable of shame?

Scandals like the one Bridget McKenzie is facing used to end careers.

Who is the Australian billionaire who just hired Julie Bishop?

Who is the Australian billionaire who just hired Julie Bishop?

Bishop will bring 'unparalleled expertise' as Lex Greensill pitches his controversial finance company to Canberra.

Welcome to the era of invitation-only grants (and other news you may have missed)

Welcome to the era of invitation-only grants (and other news you may have missed)

The Department of Social Services has found an excellent way to streamline its grants process: get rid of that pesky "transparency" stuff!

We know Bridget McKenzie is a political rorter. Here is how she can get her comeuppence

We know Bridget McKenzie is a political rorter. Here is how she can get her comeuppence

The legal ramifications of the Coalition's latest rorting scandal run deeper than you may think.

The face of Scomo's climate evolution no stranger to party struggles

The face of Scomo's climate evolution no stranger to party struggles

Science Minister Karen Andrews defiantly stands against her colleagues on climate change. But is she backing that up with any action?

The Adventures of Bridget McKenzie

The Adventures of Bridget McKenzie

If you wanta get your bagmen in a frenzy... introduce them to Bridget McKenzie!

News Corp is trying to dictate a broken climate debate

News Corp is trying to dictate a broken climate debate

What to do when your usual brand of climate denialism comes under fire? Find a new one, of course.

Who speaks for us: Australia's international bushfire reps are a mixed bag

Who speaks for us: Australia's international bushfire reps are a mixed bag

Liberal backbencher Craig Kelly isn't the only odd choice international media has made.

Rorting is one of Australian politicians' favourite pastimes

Rorting is one of Australian politicians' favourite pastimes

Bridget McKenzie's latest scandal is just one of many in a long line of great Australian rorts.

Most Australians ‘would hardly notice’ if we went coal free, say experts

Most Australians ‘would hardly notice’ if we went coal free, say experts

Scott Morrison says coal is vital to the economy, but experts say we could phase out fossil fuel and life would go on as usual.