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Hinch’s Senate Diary: where were you during the Post-2018 Budget Massacre?

Hinch’s Senate Diary: where were you during the Post-2018 Budget Massacre?

As soon as the budget was through, the High Court spared no time in pulling the plug on the latest slew of parliamentary dual citizens.

Hinch’s Senate Diary: the Steven Bradbury of Parliament

Hinch’s Senate Diary: the Steven Bradbury of Parliament

The section 44 brouhaha has dragged on so long, and unless we get tougher there's no end in sight, writes senator Derryn Hinch

Hinch’s Senate Diary: the unseemly message Tony Abbott left on my voicemail

Hinch’s Senate Diary: the unseemly message Tony Abbott left on my voicemail

It's not every day a former PM gives you such gratuitous advice.

Hinch’s Senate Diary: it is a tragedy that Nick Xenophon is leaving the Senate

Hinch’s Senate Diary: it is a tragedy that Nick Xenophon is leaving the Senate

Less than less than 18 months after getting re-elected, Xenophon announces he’s going home. He’s quitting the Senate to go play in the South Australian state election next year as a small pond powerbroker/kingmaker/self-promoter.

Hinch’s Senate Diary: cardigans are not prime ministerial

Hinch’s Senate Diary: cardigans are not prime ministerial

Derryn Hinch wonders about Bill Shorten's dress sense and Malcolm Turnbull's ability to make hay while the clean-energy sun shines.

Hinch’s Senate Diary: insider trading on budget day?

Hinch’s Senate Diary: insider trading on budget day?

How the protocol for the budget lock-up on Tuesday night almost caused a parliamentary crisis.

Hinch’s Senate Diary: when senators lose their way

Hinch’s Senate Diary: when senators lose their way

And meet the man to blame for my Senate career, writes Senator Derryn Hinch.

Hinch’s Senate Diary: separation of church and state, and pigs on a plane

Hinch’s Senate Diary: separation of church and state, and pigs on a plane

Senator Derryn Hinch wonders: if we have a separation of church and state, why does each day in Parliament start with the Protestant Lord's Prayer?

Hinch’s Senate Diary: the things you learn in ComCars (and Ubers)

Hinch’s Senate Diary: the things you learn in ComCars (and Ubers)

Justice Party Senator Derryn Hinch gets one over on George Brandis -- and yes, addresses those Herald Sun rumours.