Bernard KeaneMay 25, 201710 Comments
Contradicting earlier reports, the government now says the proposed inland rail line will make back all of the whopping $8.4 billion that will be spent on a line through inland NSW.
Bernard KeaneMay 24, 201710 Comments
There's no evidence we're getting infrastructure spending or decision-making right at the Commonwealth level.
William BoweMay 15, 201711 Comments
To the extent that abortion’s technical status as a criminal offence remains, it's clearly the case that the law is running behind public opinion.
William BoweMay 1, 20174 Comments
The prospect of a One Nation crossbench delivering power to the LNP in Queensland is rapidly diminishing.
Bernard KeaneApr 12, 201726 Comments
The Turnbull government appears set to expand its rampant protectionism by handing nearly a billion dollars to Adani, while urban infrastructure projects with much greater benefits go begging.
Mar 31, 20171 Comment
Crikey is aware that no member or candidate was provided with a copy of the constitution for the WA branch of One Nation upon joining the body, writes freelance journalist Tom Ravlic.
Mar 28, 20171 Comment
The question now is: will the locally popular Jo-Ann Miller be able to heal the rift within the Queensland Left and move forward in a positive light? Labor insider Ben Chiefly reports.
Mar 24, 20171 Comment
New electoral boundaries in Queensland make predicting the successes of Labor, the LNP and One Nation complicated, writes Labor insider Ben Chiefly.
Mar 22, 20174 Comments
The Nationals have forgotten the lessons from the 1990s about fighting One Nation, and it will harm the Liberal Party in the long term, Bernard Keane and Josh Taylor write.
Mar 20, 20176 Comments
It is no surprise that the debate around whether or not we should “manage” croc populations re-ignites when attacks like this take place, writes Crikey intern Isabelle Amy.