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Crikey readers on Peter Dutton’s legacy

Crikey readers on Peter Dutton’s legacy

Crikey readers discuss Peter Dutton, fixed election dates and politicians turned lobbyists.

Who’s who: the ‘faceless’ men and women of the NSW Labor Party

Who’s who: the ‘faceless’ men and women of the NSW Labor Party

Who are the heavies lurking behind the curtains at NSW Labor headquarters? Crikey takes a look.

Welcome to the new Milibandism

Welcome to the new Milibandism

While Bill Shorten's campaign has echoes of Ed Miliband's ill-fated 2015 UK Labour platform, Shorten has a secret weapon: Scott Morrison.

How did Labor stray so far from its progressive roots?

How did Labor stray so far from its progressive roots?

As policies presented at the recent ALP National Conference show, Labor is not "the light on the hill" that Chifley spoke of all those years ago.

What exactly did Labor sell at the 2018 national conference?

What exactly did Labor sell at the 2018 national conference?

Unlike the Liberals or the Greens, Labor runs an open shop during its national conference — but it is more like a display window then a factory floor.

The curious question of Kimberly Kitching

The curious question of Kimberly Kitching

The senator, who has seen a rapid advancement up the ranks of Labor, brought an approach to questioning a Senate reference committee that left Defence representatives scratching their heads.

Rundle: Shorten shows his disregard for Batman by cosying up to coal

Rundle: Shorten shows his disregard for Batman by cosying up to coal

If Bill Shorten didn't want to hand ammunition to Labor's foes in the Batman byelection, he had a funny way of showing it in Townsville this week.

Could Dastyari help keep Keneally out of Bennelong?

Could Dastyari help keep Keneally out of Bennelong?

Dastyari is a walking crisis, and he isn't just derailing Labor's efforts to keep pressure on what should be an unraveling government; he's throwing its chances in Bennelong into doubt.

Getting your $110k worth: Woodside reveals lobbying bang for buck

Getting your $110k worth: Woodside reveals lobbying bang for buck

The level of political access afforded to companies has been detailed by energy giant Woodside, as political parties seek to move corporate donations onto a more secure footing.

An honest, heartwarming letter from your local Labor MP

An honest, heartwarming letter from your local Labor MP

The most pressing issues facing the world are rising inequality, climate change and lack of opportunity. That's why we at Labor have decided to campaign for four-year fixed terms of Parliament.