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Gas companies -- especially Santos -- have brought regulation on themselves

Gas companies -- especially Santos -- have brought regulation on themselves

Bernard KeaneApr 27, 20172 Comments

Australia's gas companies have forced Malcolm Turnbull to impose export regulation on them. And all of us who backed liberalisation of energy markets have to accept we were wrong.

Surprise! Bolt has secret evidence to back Dutton but he isn't sharing

Surprise! Bolt has secret evidence to back Dutton but he isn't sharing

Josh TaylorApr 27, 2017

Dutton's biggest media backer gets leak to back Dutton's position on the Manus Island Good Friday incident, but he won't release the evidence.

It's complicated: George Christensen's on-again-off-again relationship with freedom of speech

It's complicated: George Christensen's on-again-off-again relationship with freedom of speech

Charlie LewisApr 27, 2017

Free speech is amazing, unless it's a greenie protest, then it's terrorism.

Ruddock costs taxpayers more than $200,000 in a year, plus parliamentary pension

Ruddock costs taxpayers more than $200,000 in a year, plus parliamentary pension

Josh TaylorApr 27, 2017

Former immigration minister Philip Ruddock has cost taxpayers over $200,000 in his first year as special envoy on human rights, new figures reveal.

EXCLUSIVE: Australia's new and improved national anthem

EXCLUSIVE: Australia's new and improved national anthem

CrikeyApr 27, 2017

Including a call to arms to repeal 18C.

Hinch's Senate Diary: how the voters of South Australia got dudded -- twice

Hinch's Senate Diary: how the voters of South Australia got dudded -- twice

Derryn HinchApr 27, 2017

South Australian voters just can't catch a break. And Senator Derryn Hinch remembers what was really said aboard Apollo 13.

Bernardi and Family First political marriage more about social values than economics

Bernardi and Family First political marriage more about social values than economics

Josh TaylorApr 26, 20179 Comments

Cory Bernardi has Family First's social policies but not its big government and censorship inclinations.

Immigration can't even protect our borders -- time for an inquiry

Immigration can't even protect our borders -- time for an inquiry

Bernard KeaneApr 26, 20178 Comments

A long series of independent reports has confirmed that the Department of Immigration is the most incompetent agency in the Commonwealth. A major intervention is needed.

Geoff Gallop: Australia needs a national corruption watchdog

Geoff Gallop: Australia needs a national corruption watchdog

Geoff GallopApr 26, 20173 Comments

The failure of the federal government to establish a corruption commission leaves a serious gap in Australia’s governance arrangements and undermines confidence in the system, writes former premier of WA Geoff Gallop.

Save Our Super crowd is everything ugly about Australian politics

Save Our Super crowd is everything ugly about Australian politics

Bernard KeaneApr 26, 201714 Comments

The effort to drive Kelly O'Dwyer out of public life shows how powerful cliques within the Liberal Party resent efforts to pursue the national interest in ways that don't benefit them.

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