June 20, 2018
Crikey readers respond to "truths" about asylum seeker policy, as well as the political logic of Clive Palmer and Brian Burston.
April 12, 2018 3
The upper house's strict timing for divisions leads to more than a few red faces as senators find themselves late to their own party.
March 9, 2018 11
The PM is heading towards 30 failed opinion polls, so he'd better start squaring up for the inevitable midnight visit from the ghost of Abbott, writes Senator Derryn Hinch.
March 5, 2018 13
The Liberal vote started well and crept up remorselessly through the evening. Lambie failed entirely. It was all pretty mundane. But Tasmania has surprised us before. It will again.
February 28, 2018 14
Has Jacqui Lambie killed her state team's chances by backing the Liberals ahead of her 2019 Senate tilt?
November 20, 2017 3
Jacqui Lambie had a fascinating, bizarre and difficult-to-qualify effect on Australian politics.
November 17, 2017 22
The parliamentary love-in over Jacqui Lambie obscures her track record as a passionate advocate for Islamophobic and anti-immigrant policies, writes Kara Schlegl
November 15, 2017
On the citizenship saga and Michelle Guthrie's ABC restructure.
November 15, 2017
Good morning, early birds. The US President has prematurely abandoned the East Asia Summit, and questions abound over who exactly will replace dual citizen Jacqui Lambie in the Senate. It's the news you need to know, with Max Chalmers.
November 14, 2017
Legendary gossip columnist Liz Smith has died, aged 94. Smith wrote about New York celebrities in the tabloids for more than 30 years.
November 14, 2017 43
Federal politics is now so chaotic it may be time to think about writing off the 45th parliament altogether.
November 14, 2017 1
Good morning, early birds. Jacqui Lambie's parliamentary career hangs in the balance, while Pauline Hanson's latest recruit has already (allegedly) defected. Plus, a massive earthquake in Iraq and Iran has killed hundreds. It's the news you need to know, with Max Chalmers.
September 15, 2017 10
The government finally got a win on its media reform bill, but who extracted what along the way?
May 1, 2017 3
All's fair in love and war ... and politics. Here are 12 MPs who left their parties.
April 24, 2017 6
Hinch? Lambie? It couldn't be Bernardi, could it ...?
April 10, 2017 2
Tired of toiling away while those ministers get all the attention? Here is a guide for backbenchers, by backbenchers.
March 23, 2017 24
Australia is overrun with old blokes who have no plans to address the escalating pain of real survival.
March 22, 2017 2
Satirist Ben Pobjie has come into possession of some quite embarrassing screenshots from Simon Birmingham's phone.
March 20, 2017 24
It's Tanya Plibersek's world, we just live in it, writes former Sydney Morning Herald editor-in-chief and UTS Professor of Journalism Peter Fray.
February 9, 2017 5
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.