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Tag archives: Nick Xenophon

Joyce out: High Court delivers body blow to Turnbull

Bernard Keane October 27, 2017 33 Comments

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

Tips and rumours

Crikey October 16, 2017 1 Comment

Off-field Senate inquiry ... men in the media ... pay-for-play politics ...

What next for the Citizenship Seven?

Sally Whyte October 13, 2017 16 Comments

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

Hinch’s Senate Diary: it is a tragedy that Nick Xenophon is leaving the Senate

Derryn Hinch October 12, 2017 7 Comments

Less than less than 18 months after getting re-elected, Xenophon announces he’s going home. He’s quitting the Senate to go play in the South Australian state election next year as a small pond powerbroker/kingmaker/self-promoter.

Poll Bludger: how Nick Xenophon could end the two-party political system

William Bowe October 9, 2017 13 Comments

Nick Xenophon stands poised to unleash his full powers of disruption at the South Australian election in March.

The many publicity stunts of Nick Xenophon

The many publicity stunts of Nick Xenophon

Sally Whyte October 6, 2017 3 Comments

Outgoing federal Senator Nick Xenophon was a master at the political photo opp.

Xenophon state shift will shake up politics in the rustbelt

Bernard Keane October 6, 2017 21 Comments

Nick Xenophon has a real chance of inflicting major damage on both the Labor and Liberal parties when he takes them on next year at the South Australian state election.

Xenophon’s spare change helps (a) Crikey, (b), Nick Xenophon, (c) basically no one else

Christopher Warren September 18, 2017 2 Comments

Nick Xenophon's media reform deal helps small, Australian publishers. We can count the number of businesses that will benefit on one hand.

Tips and rumours

Crikey September 5, 2017 5 Comments

All-powerful Crikey, web titan ... Roberts makes sense (really!) ... Katter's party's new boss ...

Hanson vs the ABC: Aunty needn’t get her knickers in a knot

David Salter August 17, 2017 13 Comments

With Malcolm Turnbull wooing Pauling Hanson by (at least pretending to be) attacking the ABC, should Aunty and her fans worry? Probably not.