Charlie LewisFeb 16, 20172 Comments
The ACTU doesn't have a “big influence” on the day-to-day activities of unions.
Josh TaylorFeb 16, 20174 Comments
A moderate Liberal could use the marriage equality report to push the case again -- but the Nationals and conservative Liberals are still lurking.
Bernard KeaneFeb 16, 20176 Comments
Retailers claimed it would save billions a year and thousands of jobs, but the government's punitive crackdown on online shopping at the behest of retailers will yield minimal revenue.
Josh TaylorFeb 16, 20179 Comments
Coalition concerns over political activity by environmental groups mirrors the concerns of the coal lobby.
Bernard KeaneFeb 16, 20178 Comments
Where is your personal data stored under the government's data retention regime? The government admits it has no idea -- and that's not about to change.
Guy RundleFeb 16, 201718 Comments
We need more targeted, concrete, imaginative and audacious strategies, rather than the half-baked arse-covering you see in the current Closing the Gap reports.
Derryn HinchFeb 16, 20177 Comments
And meet the man to blame for my Senate career, writes Senator Derryn Hinch.
William BoweFeb 16, 20175 Comments
Micro-parties in Western Australia are making the most of a complicated system to harvest preferences, and it could be enough for some of the wackiest to get up.
Bernard KeaneFeb 15, 20175 Comments
Labor insists it fully funded the NDIS program and has evidence to back it up. Too bad Bill Shorten wasn't across it when the issue erupted again today.
Feb 15, 201713 Comments
Bill Shorten's Right Labor faction is losing ground, writes Labor insider Ben Chiefly. And if the Left assert its dominance nationally, Anthony Albanese could be the real winner.