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Won't somebody please think of the Christian bakers?

Won't somebody please think of the Christian bakers?

Josh TaylorJan 16, 201711 Comments

Religious organisations won't be happy unless cake bakers are saved from gay weddings.

Lib candidate promotes racial profiling, which does have one upside

Lib candidate promotes racial profiling, which does have one upside

Shakira HusseinJan 16, 20177 Comments

Racial profiling has been prohibited by Victoria Police since 2015, but James Newbury wants to change all that.

Poll Bludger: Hansonism is a more potent force than Katterism or Palmerism

Poll Bludger: Hansonism is a more potent force than Katterism or Palmerism

William BoweJan 16, 20177 Comments

Pauline Hanson's latest breakthrough came on Friday, when Steve Dickson defected from the Liberal National Party.

Do MPs really know what it is like to deal with Centrelink?

Do MPs really know what it is like to deal with Centrelink?

Sally WhyteJan 13, 201712 Comments

We asked all MPs and senators whether they had ever interacted with Centrelink. Many Labor and Greens members gave us interesting answers -- and we got bupkis from the Coalition.

'Expenses' is the word for now, but will we care in six months?

Josh TaylorJan 13, 201717 Comments

Expenses dominated the first full working week of 2016, as the vacuum of summer news is filled with rorts.

One Nation's 'web-based computer programme' will fix everything wrong with govt, you guys

One Nation's 'web-based computer programme' will fix everything wrong with govt, you guys

Josh TaylorJan 12, 201713 Comments

A web-based computer program to cure what ails our travel entitlements. And our government contracts. Which are a teensy bit conflated but look, never mind.

Who will replace Rod Culleton?

Who will replace Rod Culleton?

William BoweJan 12, 20171 Comment

The problem for Hanson, and whoever her proposed successor might prove to be, is the challenge to Culleton’s election that is currently before the High Court.

'It's going to be chaos': SA Labor braces for rumoured cabinet reshuffle

'It's going to be chaos': SA Labor braces for rumoured cabinet reshuffle

Tom RichardsonJan 12, 20171 Comment

South Australia's Premier denies he's thinking about a cabinet reshuffle, but ministers are getting nervous, writes InDaily political journalist Tom Richardson

Taxpayers foot $2 million bill for jetsetting pollies during election campaign

Taxpayers foot $2 million bill for jetsetting pollies during election campaign

Josh Taylor and Myriam RobinJan 11, 20178 Comments

Australian taxpayers paid over $2 million for politicians to fly around Australia during the eight-week 2016 federal election campaign.

Pollie expenses are an easy fix, but don't hold your breath

Pollie expenses are an easy fix, but don't hold your breath

Josh TaylorJan 11, 201713 Comments

The summer time expenses scandal could be a thing of the past if politicians wanted it to be.

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