Crikey July 20, 2009
I started using Twitter earlier this year, writes SA Premier Mike Rann. Why? Essentially, because I rarely saw young people at my street corner and town hall meetings.
Charles Richardson July 9, 2009
Not much has changed in South Australia since Chris Kenny described the state's politics 12 years ago as "Melrose Place on ugly pills".
Charles Richardson July 6, 2009 2 Comments
SA's opposition leader has Martin Hamilton-Smith announced his resignation. Whoever replaces him faces an uphill battle.
William Bowe June 28, 2009
Adelaide's News Ltd Sunday Mail today carries a poll with a small sample of 483 showing state Labor with a two-party lead of 64-36 among Adelaide voters. A poll that roughly reflects the status quo, says William Bowe.
Crikey June 18, 2009
In South Australian parliament, openly gay Labor MLC Ian Hunter has implored PM Rudd to change Australia's laws: "I can't marry the person I love, not in my own country."
Possum Comitatus May 21, 2009
Sometime back yonder, the latest South Australian and WA Newspoll State politics quarterly estimates were released onto the Newspoll public database. Here's what they're saying.
Crikey May 4, 2009
South Australia will ban the use of thin, one-use plastic bags this month. South Australia is the first state in Australia to instigate such a ban and retailers face fines of up to $5,000 for failing to comply.