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Scare campaigns have long been a part of Australian politics

Scare campaigns have long been a part of Australian politics

Crikey readers discuss Australia's history of scare campaigns, betting on elections and the race for New England.

After watergate, will Barnaby Joyce lose New England to an independent?

After watergate, will Barnaby Joyce lose New England to an independent?

In Saturday’s election, Barnaby Joyce is widely expected to stroll to victory. Who is the new independent getting in his way?

The eye-opening accounting issues behind the ‘watergate’ scandal

The eye-opening accounting issues behind the ‘watergate’ scandal

Fishy water valuations made the 'watergate' scandal possible.

The media is travelling as a pack this election; it’s time to break away

The media is travelling as a pack this election; it’s time to break away

ScoMo having a beer. ScoMo shearing a sheep. Most of the media is happily telling the parties' stories so far. Is that all about to change?

Will building the Bradfield Scheme to redirect water reduce the effects of drought?

Will building the Bradfield Scheme to redirect water reduce the effects of drought?

Barnaby Joyce says this 1930s plan will reduce the effects of drought. Is he right?

Bring on a federal ICAC

Bring on a federal ICAC

Crikey readers discuss the water buyback controversy and the Israel Folau case.

Everything you need to know about the water buyback scandal

Everything you need to know about the water buyback scandal

Australia now has its own "watergate" and there are calls for a royal commission. How did we get here?

How and why ‘watergate’ became a major story

How and why ‘watergate’ became a major story

The bare bones of the water buyback story have been around for a while — so why is it dominating the political news cycle now?

Watergate scandal isn’t corruption — it’s how Australian capitalism works

Watergate scandal isn’t corruption — it’s how Australian capitalism works

The "watergate" scandal around the purchase of water from a politically-connected tax exile isn't atypical of Australian capitalism — it's the model for much of Australian business.

Liberal Party received donations from Eastern Australia Agriculture

Liberal Party received donations from Eastern Australia Agriculture

Good morning, early birds. The NSW Liberals received donations from one of the beneficiaries of the controversial Murray-Darling Basin water contracts, and two Australians have been confirmed killed in the terror attacks in Sri Lanka. It's the news you need to know, with Chris Woods