Topic archives: Matt Canavan

Joyce out: High Court delivers body blow to Turnbull

October 27, 2017 33

The Turnbull government has received a devastating blow with the National leadership found to be ineligible by the High Court.

What next for the Citizenship Seven?

October 13, 2017 16

As the conclusion of the Magnificent Citizenship Seven saga approaches, who will make it through the gunfire, and who will fall?

Crikey Worm: scorned solicitor-general returns to haunt the government

October 12, 2017 2

Good morning, early birds. A familiar face returns to haunt the government at the High Court, and One Nation relegates Queensland's LNP to preference purgatory after a kerfuffle in Western Australia. It's the news you need to know, with Max Chalmers.

Canavan’s caravan of citizenship cant carries on

September 29, 2017 10

Confused about who's to blame for what in the citizenship saga? Crikey has your back.

Tips and rumours

Tips and rumours

September 18, 2017 1

Barnaby Joyce's unexpected merger ... sour grapes at the Courier-Mail? ... Apple lets you heart ISIS ...

Govt might not lose members over citizenship scandal, but it will lose votes

August 25, 2017 47

In a disaffected electorate convinced it's one rule for them and another for elites, the citizenship issue couldn't be worse for politicians of all stripes.

Oops, turns out the Nats don’t always ask wannabe MPs about their citizenship

August 18, 2017 4

How could the National Party have missed that three of its 22 federal MPs might be dual citizens?

Section 44: what you need to know (and the Nats should have)

August 18, 2017 13

With six parliamentarians now referred to the High Court, and the PM overly optimistic about his MPs' chances, we run you through what you need to know about the more high-profile dual citizenship debacles.

A complete list of politicians who might lose their seats over citizenship

August 1, 2017 16

Is anyone safe from the potential ravages of section 44 of the constitution? Crikey intern Angus McCubbing provides a list of those who could go.

LEAKED: draft letter from Matt Canavan proves he is seriously Italian

July 28, 2017 4

The man is about as dinky-di Aussie as a gelato-stuffed calzone.