October 24, 2016
Council robo-calls ... fairy bread for breakfast ... how Derryn Hinch got elected ...
October 21, 2016 2
Greens candidates for Darebin Council are directing voters to preference other Greens higher than themselves, writes Crikey intern Rachel Robertson. And an independent candidate says that's not on.
October 7, 2016
Brandis shares plebsicite deets ... hipsters sabotage Border Force ... inverse hedgehogs shamed ...
October 7, 2016 1
It's a Liberal-Green contest for Melbourne Council, but will Robert Doyle be able to keep his majority?
September 12, 2016 17
The failure of the latest attempt to dislodge Clover Moore from the City of Sydney mayoralty illustrates how big business is driving resentment against itself.
June 16, 2016 1
The loophole that gives SA councillors safe harbour from Section 44.
March 21, 2016 3
If the Queensland election is a preview of the federal election, Labor should be quaking in its boots.
October 26, 2015 5
Mike Baird is the most popular premier in Australia -- but will the bloom be off the rose when he forces councils to amalgamate?
September 10, 2015 3
Defining transparency is easy. It's enacting it that's the problem.
July 27, 2015 7
If you want to trim the fat of local government, start by looking at how much public service providers, like firefighters, get paid.