Crikey readers discuss the Nationals leadership trumpeting, the NSW government and George Brandis' career prospects.
The Nationals are now doing what the Liberals did last year — using climate policy as a weapon in their leadership battles. But at least they're honest about their climate denialism.
Good morning, early birds. Barnaby Joyce has threatened the relationship status of the LNP over the Liberals' dismissal of coal plants, and Labor pledges a number of infrastructure and business-boosting initiatives. It's the news you need to know, with Chris Woods.
As the government offers a re-run of the asylum seeker scare campaign of 2001, News Corp run through the other classics.
Crikey readers discuss Barnaby Joyce's role in Australia's environmental troubles, the ongoing Melbourne University Publishing board scandal and the need for an international tax overhaul.
Residents at the trashed end of the Darling River are angry, jobless and unable to drink their own town water.
Anthony Albanese recently announced that he and his wife of 30 years, Carmel Tebbutt, had split. No drama. No media chase. This kind of simple and erudite statement is far too rare in Australian politics.
From sex scandals and in-fighting to accusations of environmental mismanagement, the Nationals have more than a few crises to sort out.
To all the men I've seen disgraced due to their horniness before.