June 8, 2012 7
Environment Victoria put in an FoI request to the Victorian government in December. So why was it released to the Herald Sun the day the group was expected to finally received the FoI-ed documents?
May 3, 2012
The future of a landmark social housing project lauded around the world remains under a cloud with the Victorian government refusing to commit to a new funding model amid a dip in homelessness funding in Tuesday's state budget.
April 24, 2012
Former Victorian premier John Cain has condemned "political apparatchiks" for "trashing" freedom of information laws, one of the major reforms of his term in office.
April 17, 2012 5
The lot of a Parliamentary staff member can be a tough one -- opening doors for insufferable MPs, hanging around until the wee hours while the state's finest minds debate some arcane piece of legislation and distracting nosy members of the media keen to get their mitts on embargoed Ombudsman's reports.
April 12, 2012 6
From drugs to transport ticketing systems, policies, events, product developments, factories, new businesses and wars, many otherwise calculating political and corporate leaders become quite irrational when it comes to having to say enough is enough.
March 23, 2012 10
You’ve got hand it to General Motors, the makers of Holden. Its success in garnering taxpayer dollars is breathtaking, writes Kath Walters, editor of LeadingCompany.
February 2, 2012 16
At least as the federal government sees things, the controversy over cattle grazing in Victoria's Alpine National Park is now over.
December 8, 2011 2
Unemployment increased slightly in November, but the main impact was in Victoria and Queensland.
November 24, 2011 5
The new Victorian government has systematically dismantled environmental protections and determinedly ignored its stewardship responsibilities to the environment, write Sandi Keane and David Donovan of Independent Australia.
October 13, 2011 135
A network analysis of links between the principal voices involved in demonising wind farms in Australia has been circulating in recent weeks and reveals connections between some of the principal wind farm opponents.