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The linchpin of Andrew Barr's new government

The linchpin of Andrew Barr's new government

Ben ChieflyOct 25, 20161 Comment

Andrew Barr's newly re-elected ACT government could end up with a deadlock in the party room, writes Labor insider Ben Chiefly

Poll Bludger: Labor extends winning streak in ACT election

Poll Bludger: Labor extends winning streak in ACT election

William BoweOct 17, 20165 Comments

Labor will have been in power for 19 years by the time the next election rolls around.

Poll Bludger: the electorates to watch in tomorrow's ACT election

Poll Bludger: the electorates to watch in tomorrow's ACT election

William BoweOct 14, 2016

Whichever party ends up forming government will have done so by securing the support of at least three members in at least three electorates.

The ACT govt welcomes Uber, but with caveats

The ACT govt welcomes Uber, but with caveats

Josh TaylorSep 30, 20157 Comments

The ACT government has decided to get on the front foot, and will allow Uber in, but with strict regulation.

<em>Canberra Times</em>, education minister embroiled in cage fight

Canberra Times, education minister embroiled in cage fight

Myriam RobinSep 10, 20156 Comments

A controversial image is at the centre of a debate around disability rights and the ACT's education system.

Why aren't uni students jumping to the Left?

Why aren't uni students jumping to the Left?

Myriam Robin and Sally WhyteSep 9, 20146 Comments

You'd think the debate over fee regulation would send student politicians Leftward, but the reality is very different, write Sally Whyte and Myriam Robin.

Brandis moves to jail whistleblower and lawyer for revealing ASIS scandal

Brandis moves to jail whistleblower and lawyer for revealing ASIS scandal

Bernard KeaneSep 1, 201425 Comments

The government's move to prosecute a whistleblower and his lawyer for revealing an ASIS scandal illustrates its determination to send a signal to all potential whistleblowers.

Public servants: escaping the budget axe -- a work-in-progress

Public servants: escaping the budget axe -- a work-in-progress

Tom BurtonMay 13, 20141 Comment

Bureaucratic deck chairs have been shuffled, some tossed overboard, but in the main the good ship HMAS Australia has come through relatively unscathed, writes The Mandarin publisher Tom Burton.

When gay sex was a crime: campaign to expunge records goes national

When gay sex was a crime: campaign to expunge records goes national

Broede CarmodyJan 17, 20145 Comments

Victoria and South Australia will finally expunge those convicted of consensual gay sex. So will other states follow? Crikey intern Broede Carmody examines the roadmap.

They do, at least for a week: your invite to Australia's first gay marriages

They do, at least for a week: your invite to Australia's first gay marriages

Farz EdrakiDec 9, 2013

Gay couples in the ACT are nervously awaiting a decision on whether their historic new unions will stand. Farz Edraki attended some of the country's first same-sex weddings for Crikey.

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