William BoweAug 11, 2017
Conducting the plebiscite through the ABS as a postal vote has a number of worrying consequences. Aside from the challenge to its legality, it may skew the vote in favour of older, more conservative voters, and even, potentially, make voter fraud more likely.
Stephen MayneFeb 2, 20174 Comments
The financial services sector has been revealed as the most generous industry for Australia’s political parties in the 2015-16 donations data.
Josh TaylorFeb 1, 20175 Comments
Peter Dutton revealed his donation to his own party, but Malcolm Turnbull hasn't disclosed his yet.
Josh TaylorNov 23, 20161 Comment
Labor MP Catherine King is attempting to prevent nationalist party Australia First from using the Eureka flag as its logo.
CrikeyJul 21, 2016
Crikey readers discuss the previous day's edition.
Jul 11, 20164 Comments
The new Senate ballot counting process is efficient, but is it transparent? An anonymous election technology expert explains how the process works.
Bernard KeaneJul 8, 201624 Comments
We're waiting for the election result, waiting to see when Malcolm Turnbull develops an agenda, or gets rolled, and we've been waiting for years, always waiting for the next thing in politics that never arrives.
CrikeyJul 8, 20163 Comments
Votes lost ... premierships won ... Fairfax v Fairfax ...
Guy RundleJul 6, 201630 Comments
We are in limbo, hanging somewhere between single-party government and multi-party agreements, without being able to affirm either.
Jul 5, 201616 Comments
Keen to avoid a repeat of the 2013 WA Senate debacle, the AEC is using digital scanning technology. But unfortunately we will not know the results for a very long time, write Myriam Robin and Josh Taylor.