December 8, 2017 10
As the LNP licks its wounds, it would do well to consider what damage the 'toffs in Ascot' did to their chances in regional QLD
July 1, 2016
If Labor is to pull off the Queensland swing it needs, it has to clinch Petrie.
June 2, 2016 1
Shorten's recent movements may reflect a calculation that Labor can still chart a narrow course for victory through Queensland's abundance of marginal seats.
January 20, 2015 4
Labor and the LNP agree on one thing in their election campaigning: it's all about Campbell Newman.
July 23, 2013 2
Mapping democracy at Macca's ... Labor rumbles in Qld ... help Crikey name the royal baby ...
August 29, 2011
The latest Galaxy federal poll of Queenslanders sees a two-party preferred of 63-37 to the Coalition. The swing of 8% from the 2010 election would leave Kevin Rudd as Labor’s only QLD representative, writes William Bowe.
March 24, 2011 3
If there is an election in Queensland this year I'll be backing Anna Bligh to win.
September 8, 2009
Queensland Premier Anna Bligh is a member of the Labor party, right? asks Paul Syvret. Because her actions regarding abortion and selling public assets seem to ignore her party's principles.
August 26, 2009
Some good news for Queensland, with sugar sweetening the Queensland economy's woes. Plus, a sub-editor with a sense of humour about election speculation and campaigning.
July 27, 2009 4
There's been a certain feeling of deja vu over the past fortnight in Queensland. The jailing of a former Minister, allegations that government was far too close to business and then ... the piece de resistance.
July 9, 2009 1
Outgoing Queensland ALP assistant state secretary Terry Wood has defended himself against claims of incompetence during the March election campaign.
May 15, 2009 3
What's happening with staff in the Queensland government?
May 7, 2009
Crikey reader Sean Hoskings writes: "In line with the 'Monthly' saga, I request that Crikey give due coverage to the internecine fighting that has occurred in the P&C canteen of my daughter's public school." Ok, we get it, enough already.
October 21, 2008 10
Australian Story continued its finest whitewashing tradition by providing half an hour for former Minister Merri Rose to explain how she was a victim, writes Bernard Keane
February 1, 2008 1
There was a time when the ALP sent back a $50,000 cheque from the head of the Manildra Group of companies Dick Honan but times have apparently changed, writes Richard Farmer.
November 27, 2007
New Treasurer Wayne Swan was very keen not to frighten the banking horses during the election campaign, when his distanced himself from Peter Costello’s jawboning on interest rate rises, writes Stephen Mayne.
November 25, 2007 1
Public humiliation is a sobering experience. In my poll predictions I picked the bleeding obvious in New South Wales and completely misread Queensland, writes Paul Comrie-Thomson.
November 13, 2007
Coalition support in the Senate rose two points during November to 35.5%, according to polling by Roy Morgan Research. The Labor vote dropped two points to 44.5% in the same period, writes Christian Kerr.
October 10, 2007
Here in progressive inner city Brisbane, we’re proudly in advance of the rest of the nation in actually having an election – we vote on Saturday in the Brisbane Central by-election caused by the resignation from Queensland Parliament of Peter Beattie. Mark Bahnisch reports.
July 23, 2007
Even in Queensland the anniversary wasn't getting much publicity, but 50 years ago the state was gripped by one of Australia's great political dramas, writes Charles Richardson.