Bernard Keane October 18, 2017 51 Comments
There are a few tricks to Malcolm Turnbull's new energy policy. Here's how he did it.
Bernard Keane October 17, 2017 14 Comments
The government's new energy regulation-based energy policy isn't about trying to avoid a fight with Tony Abbott -- but instead about a desperate government that needs a political weapon.
Bernard Keane October 17, 2017 10 Comments
Our light-touch rules on MPs and lobbying are a relic from an age before politics was professional and lobbying was big business.
Bernard Keane October 16, 2017 28 Comments
The problems of our failed electricity market are the same problems that crop up time and again when market economics is applied to crucial services.
Charlie Lewis October 16, 2017 5 Comments
Whenever the government runs into opposition from someone claiming it has broken the rules, the solution is simple: just rewrite the rules.
Charlie Lewis October 16, 2017 1 Comment
The number of applications to terminate agreements across industries has exploded in recent years. And there's one company largely responsible for this trend.
Sally Whyte 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?
Bernard Keane October 12, 2017 18 Comments
While endlessly talking about the importance of cybersecurity, the government has an all-care-no-responsibility attitude toward its defence data.
Guy Rundle October 12, 2017 72 Comments
When you imagine the level of rage that Tony Abbott must be living with, the "climate change is good" speech makes perfect sense.
Derryn Hinch October 12, 2017 7 Comments
Less than less than 18 months after getting re-elected, Xenophon announces he’s going home. He’s quitting the Senate to go play in the South Australian state election next year as a small pond powerbroker/kingmaker/self-promoter.