June 21, 2017 5
And, in Kevin Rudd's case, the job he'd like to take up.
March 16, 2016 2
After Stephen Smith's doomed gambit, Poll Bludger William Bowe looks back on some other failed leadership challenges.
September 29, 2014 15
Australia's first female prime minister has released her autobiography, and she is not shy about throwing some shade. Crikey finds the juiciest bits.
September 2, 2014 10
The government's intervention in Iraq has been agreed without the claimed support of Iraq. But Labor is docilely following Abbott.
September 17, 2013 3
'Blue ties, smilin at me' ... Simon Crean heads to uni? ... Burnie paper advocates for jobless, should start at home ...
July 19, 2013
The ALP will soon pick a candidate to replace Simon Crean in the Victorian electorate of Hotham. We take a detailed look at who's likely to win.
July 17, 2013 2
Crikey readers talk Hotham preselection, Tony Abbott on carbon emissions and a novel plan for asylum seekers.
July 16, 2013
Monash councillor and Hotham preselection contender Geoff Lake has emerged smiling from a meeting of the Victorian ALP's Labor Unity grouping. But a factional fight is still brewing.
July 10, 2013 4
Simon Crean is heading to Europe on a taxpayer-funded "study" jaunt which may include cooking lessons. Crikey intern Fergus Hunter looks at the rules on MP travel and picks out some highlights.
July 3, 2013 2
Tony Abbott is the only Coalition politician in the top 20 this week as K-Rudd's ascendancy and cabinet reshuffle take centre stage.