Feb 13, 201711 Comments
As John Howard said, elections are won and lost in the centre, writes political commentator and communications adviser Paula Matthewson.
Derryn HinchFeb 9, 20179 Comments
Why did the Hinch Justice Party Senator change his mind on the ABCC bill?
Feb 9, 20175 Comments
Leaving one's party does not have to be career suicide -- Crikey intern Jamal Ben Haddou has found four politicians for whom goodbye did not mean good riddance.
Feb 8, 20172 Comments
Day is a long-time friend and ideological soulmate of the South Australian firebrand Senator, writes InDaily journalist Tom Richardson.
Bernard KeaneFeb 7, 201715 Comments
While unable or unwilling to clearly articulate his reasons for defecting from the Liberals, Cory Bernardi identified the gap between the Liberal Party's professed values and its current policies.
CrikeyFeb 7, 20172 Comments
Politicians attend church in the rain ... Don Farrell's new FIFO staffer ... Clive Palmer's message for Cory Bernardi ...
Bernard KeaneFeb 7, 201714 Comments
If you can't make sense of an increasingly crowded field of far-right politicians, we're here to help with a guide to who's who in the reactionary zoo.
Feb 7, 20175 Comments
Perhaps it's inevitable that right-wing nationalist politicians here in Australia should be attracted to authoritarian leaders overseas, writes senior researcher at The Australia Institute Philip Dorling.
Guy RundleFeb 7, 201740 Comments
Don't be too quick to dismiss the prospect of Cory Bernardi's new party. He is not an idiot, and there is a receptive market for his brand of conservatism.
William BoweFeb 7, 20179 Comments
Cory Bernardi is no Donald Trump, and he is not going to sweep in a conservative revolution.