Bernard KeaneMay 3, 20171 Comment
Over the last five years, the Liberals have engaged in a one-person game of Twister on schools funding. Yesterday was their latest, and they hope last, position.
Bernard KeaneMay 2, 20177 Comments
In an effort to end the "school funding wars", Malcolm Turnbull has co-opted the most potent name in school funding reform, and promised more Commonwealth money for government schools.
CrikeyApr 21, 20173 Comments
Satirist Ben Pobjie has unearthed draft re-election campaign slogans for several prominent Coalition MPs.
Josh TaylorNov 30, 201611 Comments
The speakers were heard, and parliament fell silent.
CrikeyOct 4, 2016
Tony Abbott is not believed to have been part of the group.
Bernard KeaneSep 6, 201611 Comments
Malcolm Turnbull likes to preach free trade at summits, but is a fierce protectionist back home.
Josh TaylorSep 2, 201624 Comments
How on earth did Labor seize control of Parliament? It all comes down to the very human desire to knock off early on the last day before a long weekend.
Bernard KeaneSep 2, 201617 Comments
Parliamentary chaos doesn't matter a great deal to voters but it's more evidence of a government that, in Tony Abbott's words, is in office but not in power.
Bernard KeaneJul 19, 201615 Comments
Malcolm Turnbull's reshuffle illustrates that the only economic agenda this government has is propping up local manufacturing.