Mar 24, 2017
New electoral boundaries in Queensland make predicting the successes of Labor, the LNP and One Nation complicated, writes Labor insider Ben Chiefly.
Mar 22, 20173 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, 20173 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.
Mar 9, 20173 Comments
Pauline Hanson's One Nation demands an extraordinary level of control over its candidates, including kicking candidates off their own Facebook pages and demands that they cull their followers lists to approved people only, writes freelance journalist Tom Ravlic.
Mar 6, 20171 Comment
Post redistribution, no area is more critical for the Palaszczuk government than the Gold Coast, writes Labor insider Ben Chiefly.
William BoweFeb 27, 20175 Comments
Several interesting political developments have converged on Queensland to create the perfect storm ahead of the next state election.
Feb 10, 2017
Most considered Mark Furner was not even in the running for a cabinet position, writes Labor insider Ben Chiefly. But his defection to Labor Forum was incredibly stealth.
Feb 7, 2017
Stirling Hinchliffe has fallen on his sword following the Queensland Rail scandal, but who is coming down the track to replace him? Labor insider Ben Chiefly reports.
Josh TaylorJan 17, 20175 Comments
Pauline Hanson has said her tour of Queensland is related to her job as a federal senator, not the upcoming Queensland state election.
William BoweJan 9, 20178 Comments
A detailed analysis of post-election polling suggests the government faces difficulties in Queensland. My, oh my, who could possibly help them out of that bind?