Topic archives: Clive Palmer

Crikey Worm: budget reactions, pie attacker identity revealed and Fairfax strike ends

May 10, 2017

Good morning, early birds. Alleged drug mule Cassie Sainsbury speaks to the media, there's a police complaint against Pauline Hanson, and striking Fairfax journos return to work. It's the news you need to know, with Max Chalmers, Emily Watkins and Charlie Lewis.

Crikey Worm: who’s getting what in budget 2017, Fairfax puts offer on ice, and Clive Palmer fronts court

May 9, 2017

Good morning, early birds. It's federal budget day, and the papers are full of tips on what to expect when Scott Morrison hands down his second budget as Treasurer. It's the news you need to know, by Emily Watkins and Max Chalmers.

Poll Bludger: who is Australia’s most popular crossbencher?

April 24, 2017 6

Hinch? Lambie? It couldn't be Bernardi, could it ...?

Tips and rumours

Tips and rumours

February 21, 2017

Anti-abortion Twitter ... Stokes slashes ... Palmer's Facebook poetry ...

Tips and rumours

Tips and rumours

February 7, 2017 2

Politicians attend church in the rain ... Don Farrell's new FIFO staffer ... Clive Palmer's message for Cory Bernardi ...

Which well-known garbage company donated $25k to a far-right political party?

February 1, 2017 1

Australia's minor political parties are often funded by their own candidates, but unions and business did tip in.

Poll Bludger: Hansonism is a more potent force than Katterism or Palmerism

January 16, 2017 11

Pauline Hanson's latest breakthrough came on Friday, when Steve Dickson defected from the Liberal National Party.

Tips and rumours

Tips and rumours

December 2, 2016 1

Titanic III ... Turnbull v Mardi Gras ... Wyatt Roy's grand tour ...

Clive Palmer appears at crossbench Christmas drinks

November 24, 2016

A big man with white hair dressed in red seemed to be the perfect surprise guest.

Tips and rumours

Tips and rumours

November 16, 2016 1

A very special guest ... Gordon's revenge ... return of Clive ...