Rundle: Shorten shows his disregard for Batman by cosying up to coal

Rundle: Shorten shows his disregard for Batman by cosying up to coal

February 20, 2018 9

If Bill Shorten didn't want to hand ammunition to Labor's foes in the Batman byelection, he had a funny way of showing it in Townsville this week.

Is Doyle trying to prevent the release of the Freckelton report?

Is Doyle trying to prevent the release of the Freckelton report?

February 7, 2018 7

Team Doyle seems to be moving to suppress the publication or broadcast of any more damaging information.

Face to a name

Face to a name

February 5, 2018 2

Guess which industry still contributes the most in corporate political donations …

Guess which industry still contributes the most in corporate political donations …

and February 2, 2018 9

We can see how major industries contributed to the political parties -- and how much the parties aren't telling us -- from new donations data.

Want to avoid scandals? Reform your damn MP entitlements schemes.

Want to avoid scandals? Reform your damn MP entitlements schemes.

February 2, 2018 2

The Victorian government is moving to reform transparency surrounding MP allowances in an effort to stave off any more embarrassing scandals. But is it just a de-fanged rehash of federal rules?

Poll Bludger: kapow! Batman byelection stuns Feeney, pits Bhathal against Kearney.

Poll Bludger: kapow! Batman byelection stuns Feeney, pits Bhathal against Kearney.

February 2, 2018 16

David Feeney's resignation is a blessing for the Greens. But the fight isn't over yet.

Feeney falls on his sword, sparking the fight for Batman

Feeney falls on his sword, sparking the fight for Batman

February 1, 2018 5

Crikey understands that Feeney's electorate office in Batman, in Melbourne's inner north, was notified two days ago of his intention to quit.

Hinch’s Senate Diary: police constables are the only kind of PC I have time for

Hinch’s Senate Diary: police constables are the only kind of PC I have time for

February 1, 2018 9

With all the hyperbole about crime running rampant, don't be surprised if "Laura Norder" plays a heavy part in Victoria's state election come November.

Rundle: Fed Square Apple store will destroy that public space and our sense of community with it

Rundle: Fed Square Apple store will destroy that public space and our sense of community with it

January 18, 2018 19

For Victorian Labor, the spruiking for Apple is naked desperation in the absence of any real solutions to a thinning and precarious economic base.

Channel Seven’s Summer of Nazis raises national security fears

Channel Seven’s Summer of Nazis raises national security fears

January 16, 2018 22

The Seven Network giving airtime to far-right extremists makes the job of security agencies more difficult, at a time of a growing threat from neo-Nazi groups.