Emily Watkins November 10, 2017
Both major newspaper companies have announced more cuts at their community titles this week.
Myriam Robin April 7, 2015 14 Comments
If a terrorist were to try to infiltrate Parliament House, doing it through the press gallery might be one of the easiest ways to do it. The Australian Federal Police is cracking down on security blind-spots. But with armed patrols guarding the halls, should journalists be concerned?
Crikey September 29, 2014 2 Comments
RACV elections get political ... Abbott left hanging on the line ... SA public service feeling secure ...
Myriam Robin July 17, 2014 15 Comments
Anyone who's anyone in Canberra reads The Australian. But that doesn't mean the paper is as influential as it says it is.
Crikey December 2, 2013 17 Comments
Christopher Pyne pissed off the press gallery -- and they're exacting their revenge. Former adviser and journo Marcus Priest examines the old Canberra games played under Tony Abbott.
Crikey October 8, 2013 11 Comments
Broadcaster and journalist Jonathan Green calls for a better political debate in his new book The Year My Politics Broke. It's all personality over policy.
Crikey September 30, 2013 4 Comments
Abbott govt looks to poach from press gallery ... Murdoch meets Will.i.am, preaches simplicity ... PM&C likes The Onion ...
Matthew Knott September 27, 2013 18 Comments
The press gallery is scrambling to realign their contacts book and make friends with the right people in Tony Abbott's government. So who'll be in favour and who might be shut out?
Matthew Knott August 15, 2013 3 Comments
There are three undisputed doyens of political reporting: Laurie Oakes, Michelle Grattan and Paul Kelly. But all are past retirement age. What will political reporting be like when they are gone?
Matthew Knott July 17, 2013 29 Comments
In her new book Kerry-Anne Walsh accuses former Fairfax colleague Peter Hartcher of barracking for Kevin Rudd. Hartcher denies it. Does anyone have an agenda here, or is it business as usual?