Topic archives: Barry O’Farrell

The lame, weird and wonderful rorts that cost MPs their jobs

October 28, 2016 10

Steve Herbert is probably on his way to the backbench because he used his taxpayer-funded driver to chauffeur around his pet dogs. Here are other pollies laid low by the most chickenshit of rorts.

Greyhound ban backflip: since when did Alan Jones become a NSW crossbencher?

October 12, 2016 7

Will all future NSW government legislation have to pass the Alan Jones test?

What the ALP should be learning from the DLP

February 11, 2015 5

Crikey readers (including a certain former premier) have their say on issues of the day

Tips and rumours

Tips and rumours

November 25, 2014 2

Are old colleagues campaigning for Lib Smith ... Names swirl for O'Farrell's plum seat ... car spaces controversy at WA DAA ...

Tips and rumours

Tips and rumours

November 10, 2014 1

Don't cross Media Diary ... what's next for Barry O'Farrell? ... Palmer can't count ...

No need to bully the ABC from the sidelines

October 21, 2014 1

Crikey readers talk funding cuts and Barry O'Farrell.

Is Barry O’Farrell eyeing Canberra?

Is Barry O’Farrell eyeing Canberra?

October 20, 2014 3

NSW is undergoing a changing of the guard as numerous state MPs bow out. But former premier Barry O'Farrell might not be staying out of politics for long.

What we know about the man likely to be the next SBS chair

What we know about the man likely to be the next SBS chair

October 8, 2014 6

Not much is known about the man said to be the new SBS chair. Crikey trawled through the archives to find out what we could.

‘An angel masquerading as governor’: Marie Bashir leaves a grateful NSW behind

‘An angel masquerading as governor’: Marie Bashir leaves a grateful NSW behind

October 1, 2014 5

NSW's first female governor, Marie Bashir, will be replaced tomorrow by a military man. Bashir leaves behind plenty of goodwill -- and knows a thing or two about fixing a tap.

About those deleted tweets …

September 18, 2014

Crikey readers talk new anti-terror laws, and Barry O'Farrell explains that deleted tweet.