February 14, 2018 57
Dropping the toxic political deadweight of Barnaby Joyce is just what Malcolm Turnbull needs to finally govern properly.
August 18, 2017 4
How could the National Party have missed that three of its 22 federal MPs might be dual citizens?
April 21, 2017 20
While immigration dominated the agenda this week, the Nationals were walking tall with some economically illiterate policies.
January 12, 2016 17
As Barnaby Joyce follows his ambitions, the Nationals are going to have to start paying attention to rural voters, not mining interests -- or go the way of the dodo themselves.
July 16, 2013 2
Labor struggling in Qld? ... Quigley misses out on NBN in new flat ... are Lifeline counsellors trained less? ...
July 5, 2013 12
Labor and the Liberals are considering a preference deal to shut out their junior coalition partners. The parties need to decide: who is the real enemy here?
February 28, 2013
DFAT blues ... which born-again National is no fan of the party? ... Mega not going to The Guardian ...
July 14, 2009
Not even Al Gore could convince Senator Fielding about climate change. The Nationals also remain unconvinced on emissions trading, writes Michelle Grattan.
June 24, 2009 5
The Rudd ETS will cost hundreds of thousands of Australian jobs if it is introduced as planned, but do nothing to cool the planet, writes National party leader Warren Truss.
February 4, 2009 1
The Victorian Liberal Party might think twice about dumping Julian McGauran down to an unwinnable spot on their Senate ticket, writes Bernard Keane.