Mar 23, 201721 Comments
The Liberal Party needs a leader who can govern from the centre but placate its radical base. It's unclear if it can produce one, write Bernard Keane and Josh Taylor.
Mar 22, 20174 Comments
The Nationals have forgotten the lessons from the 1990s about fighting One Nation, and it will harm the Liberal Party in the long term, Bernard Keane and Josh Taylor write.
Josh TaylorMar 21, 20174 Comments
Where better to have some of the biggest party in-fighting than on your own dedicated 24-hour news channel?
Mar 17, 201710 Comments
A radical party membership, in the absence of an electorally appealing leader, may inflict serious damage on the Liberal Party, Bernard Keane and Josh Taylor write.
Mar 14, 20172 Comments
The Liberal Party's financial fortunes have slumped as falling donations bite into the party's capacity to fight federal and state elections, Bernard Keane and Josh Taylor write.
Mar 13, 201730 Comments
In 2013, the Liberal Party dominated Australian politics. Now it is in disarray, riven by factions, struggling to fend off a resurgent Labor, and vexed by One Nation. Bernard Keane and Josh Taylor examine where it went wrong.
CrikeyMar 10, 20171 Comment
Liberal powerbrokers spotted ... Turnbull behind the bar ... Wilson and Hastie shill for beer ...
CrikeyFeb 21, 20172 Comments
Government MPs were treated to fancy items like "Moroccan lamb rissoles and harissa yoghurt".
Josh TaylorFeb 16, 20174 Comments
A moderate Liberal could use the marriage equality report to push the case again -- but the Nationals and conservative Liberals are still lurking.