Alan AustinJul 18, 201711 Comments
Staggering as it seems, Australia has had a worse treasurer than Joe Hockey. His name is Scott Morrison.
Josh TaylorJul 17, 201720 Comments
The resignation of the biggest tech-head in Parliament will leave the Australian public the poorer.
Bernard KeaneJul 17, 201719 Comments
It's unclear how Malcolm Turnbull proposes to fight encryption but one technique already in use illustrates the dangers of relying on "backdoors" of any type.
William BoweJul 17, 201711 Comments
A hitherto obscure and low-order candidate has been thrust into the spotlight: Jordon Steele-John, a 22-year-old disability advocate with cerebral palsy.
Bernard KeaneJul 14, 201711 Comments
In a shock announcement, the Greens' Scott Ludlam has resigned after learning he remained a NZ citizen.
Margot SavilleJul 14, 201739 Comments
John Howard has told Paul Kelly at the United States Studies Centre that Australia can trust Donald Trump because the issues with his presidency are just a matter of “style”.
Josh TaylorJul 14, 201717 Comments
Cabinet has been considering the option of a postal vote for the plebiscite, as pressure mounts for a free vote in Parliament.
William BoweJul 14, 20175 Comments
The odds-on favourite to replace retiring senator Chris Back is Slade Brockman, who used to work for Mathias Cormann.
Bernard KeaneJul 13, 201722 Comments
Pensioners struggling with energy costs is a real issue. It's a pity far-right MP Craig Kelly lives in a fantasy world.