The former foreign minister, now ex-pat, has found a gig close to his heart.
The issue has been dormant for a few months, but expect the Liberals to go after industry super again if they're returned to government.
The far-right show must go on, the Oz finally finds what they're looking for, and is there trouble at the Victorian State Revenue Office?
The government is desperate to hide its prosecution of Witness K and Bernard Collaery. But who will benefit from a cover-up?
As Alexander Downer blames voters for the troubles of the Liberal Party (including the failure to elect his daughter in the Mayo byelection), he should think about looking a little closer to home.
The greatest intelligence scandal of recent decades continued in a small Canberra court yesterday when Witness K and Bernard Collaery were put on trial. The government wanted to hide it.
Over and over, the history of intelligence services in Australia is that the only people made to suffer are those who reveal wrongdoing or incompetence.
The Liberals’ enthusiastic gambit in Mayo was meant to return a blue-ribbon seat to the fold – but it could end up entrenching a third-party MP there for a generation.
With the preselection of Georgina Downer in the seat of Mayo, Crikey looks at whether Australia may be more prone to political dynasties than we might think.