May 8, 2018 8
During his period as Agriculture Minister, Barnaby Joyce halted any efforts to improve animal welfare standards in live exports, expunged animal welfare from his department and degraded existing protections. And his department has followed his example.
April 24, 2018 4
Barnaby Joyce should take some advice from his younger self and recognise the already potent threat of nepotism in an environment where parliamentarians are already too ready to rort the system.
April 19, 2018 29
Barnaby Joyce isn't the only one with old views coming back to haunt them.
April 19, 2018 5
Embarrassment isn't the only problem from the banking royal commission for the government. It will cruel its narrative in other areas too.
April 13, 2018 11
While Malcolm Turnbull has his flaws, many of the government's problems come from within -- and not just from disaffected former leaders.
April 3, 2018 3
What's a defamation suit worth when you have nothing to lose? In this four-part series we meet some of the Australian journalists massively disrupting the mainstream.
March 12, 2018 7
The ACT's chief minister Andrew Barr has taken a swipe at journalists and mainstream media, which The Canberra Time is calling a Trumpian desire "to shape government policy to his personal, long-held enmity".
March 5, 2018 32
Now only media bosses, not journalists, can decide how to handle the Joyce affair with maturity.
March 2, 2018 2
The Nationals are at a time of crisis. Are you the strong and stable leader to get them back on track?
March 1, 2018 24
It's the tracker you never thought you'd need in a relatively stable western democracy.
February 27, 2018 3
Malcolm Turnbull waited two weeks to check if Barnaby Joyce had broken any ministerial standards. Is anyone in his office capable of doing the basics of political management?
February 26, 2018 9
He's most famous for overseeing the botched #censusfail and a postal survey he didn't believe in, and now he's your deputy prime minister.
February 26, 2018 12
The relatively unknown Michael McCormack is Australia's new deputy Prime Minister. But how long will his damaged predecessor be content to wait on the backbench?
February 26, 2018
Good morning, early birds. Michael McCormack has emerged from the weekend as the only contender in the race to replace Barnaby Joyce as Nationals leader. Plus, Pauline Hanson has indicated One Nation senators will oppose the government's proposed corporate tax cut. It's the news you need to know with Max Chalmers.
February 23, 2018 25
Bye bye, Barnaby. After weeks of being told his position is untenable, Barnaby Joyce has finally decided to go.
February 23, 2018 5
One thing Barnaby's defenders have used to argue their case is that the Deputy PM is really very good at "retail politics", that he reinvigorated the Nationals Party. But is that actually true?
February 23, 2018 26
Travelling to Washington won't free the Prime Minister from politically damaging personalities like Barnaby Joyce and Tony Abbott — Donald Trump will be just as damaging.
February 23, 2018
Good morning, early birds. Barnaby Joyce now faces a formal sexual harassment complaint. Plus, tent mould in the Nauru detention centre could be grounds for a lawsuit against the Australian government. It's the news you need to know, with Max Chalmers.
February 22, 2018 34
Barnaby Joyce is now the one keeping the Barnaby Joyce story going, destroying any effort to move on from it.
February 22, 2018 13
Senator Derryn Hinch discusses George Christensen, Barnaby Joyce and other enduring errors.