April 9, 2018 28
Since 2007, a working majority of the population has been centre-left shifted, and the Coalition has repeatedly failed to grasp that fact.
February 16, 2018 65
Canberra has been left stunned by Barnaby Joyce's unprecedented savaging of his own Prime Minister, which leaves the Coalition, and this government, in tatters.
December 19, 2017 13
Budget on track to return to balance? Not bloody likely.
December 15, 2017 10
If Alexander loses, all bets are off.
December 5, 2017 32
Dastyari is a walking crisis, and he isn't just derailing Labor's efforts to keep pressure on what should be an unraveling government; he's throwing its chances in Bennelong into doubt.
December 4, 2017 12
The trend of Australian leadership spills and swings proves that even the most innocent of byelections can bring down a government, writes political commentator Tony Walker.
August 29, 2017 22
The government's recent announcement that the few asylum seekers on Australian soil will have their support cut off seems needlessly cruel. But it is actually part of a considered plan to avoid judicial responsibility.
August 28, 2017 13
There are fewer female Coalition MPs than there have been for a generation. Paula Matthewson investigates how to change this unrepresentative old boys' club.
August 8, 2017 6
Things have been confusing and tense and juvenile this week.
June 28, 2017 3
The census figures highlight a number of worrying demographic trends for the Coalition.