August 22, 2016
Would more sitting days in Canberra actually result in more, and better, work being done?
June 22, 2016 5
Bill Shorten should take the Coalition's education policy to task, writes former MP for Bennelong Maxine McKew.
June 3, 2016 3
Nick Greiner, Luke Foley, Ross Garnaut and others gathered to discuss the future (possibly doomed) of campaign finance reform.
May 9, 2016 7
Turnbull pitches to those who can buy their kids a house, but Shorten is betting a lot on school funding. Former Labor member for Bennelong Maxine McKew gets the lay of the land.
March 24, 2016 19
The battle between Barnaby Joyce and Tony Windsor recalls another famous political contest, writes former adviser to Julia Gillard and Kevin Rudd John Preston.
March 6, 2013
Crikey readers have their say on the issues of the day.
March 5, 2013 4
Which govt pays writers to smear opponents? ... the inside word on Coke's anti-recycling putsch ... is the Green Guide staying Green? ...
March 4, 2013 2
Fisticuffs at the Perth Writers Festival over Rudd ... does Abbott fit with the Salvos? ... Labor hacks accused of not loving western Sydney after all ...
October 31, 2012
Kevin Rudd is stalking the leaders in media mentions, thanks in part to the death of a beloved pet, writes Sentia Media's John Chalmers.
October 29, 2012 10
Crikey readers have their say on the biggest issues of the day,
October 29, 2012 2
The Australian insists its gallery gun Dennis Shanahan had "scooped the pack" two years ago in describing Kevin Rudd's downfall. But it didn't tell the whole story.
October 26, 2012 15
Politics will return to 2010 for several days while Maxine McKew's book is dissected. But will it change how voters feel about the Prime Minister?
October 26, 2012 44
Maxine McKew's new book reveals more about the role Labor's own internal research was used to undermine Kevin Rudd.
October 26, 2012 3
McKew extract stuff up ... ACP out ... paywall holes ... BBC scandal ....
June 22, 2012 29
Popular former Bennelong MP Maxine McKew is preparing a tell-all account of her rollercoaster ride in federal parliament, with an expected focus on the Kevin Rudd's brutal skewering at the hands of Julia Gillard.
August 23, 2010 9
This morning, McKew was in the office, helping her staff to find new jobs, but she’s not bitter about the result. “I don’t regret a minute of it. I loved doing the job locally and I loved working on public policy. It was a great thing to do.”
August 19, 2010 9
Yesterday was a pretty bad day for the Labor MP for Bennelong, Maxine McKew. Two new polls published in the major Sydney newspapers predict she will lose her seat on Saturday.
August 16, 2010 11
Losing the job of a lifetime is one thing, but following it up with an emergency gallbladder operation is bad luck, and Kevin Rudd looked like he had been through the wringer.
August 9, 2010 6
In the battle for Bennelong, Liberal candidate John Alexander was the star of a two and a half hour brain-bleeding session dominated by klutzy questions.
August 3, 2010 26
The battle for Bennelong might come down to some very local issues, with Liberals exploiting community resentment over social housing.