Clive Palmer's United Australia Party is taking advantage of One Nation's disintegration by filling its ranks with former One Nation candidates, staffers and, hopefully, voters.
Good morning, early birds. The ADF has informed the ICC of its investigation into alleged war crimes. Plus, Clive Palmer's phone and email records seized in the hunt for his nephew. It's the news you need to know, with Chris Woods.
The process of senators bouncing around micro-parties is the result of unstable entities tapping into the energy of populist discontent — and breaking up as a result, in an endless process.
Palmer’s online posts aren’t just bizarre for bizarre’s sake. They serve to rebuild his image of a potential populist leader — and they're working.
Good morning, early birds. Alleged drug mule Cassie Sainsbury speaks to the media, there's a police complaint against Pauline Hanson, and striking Fairfax journos return to work. It's the news you need to know, with Max Chalmers, Emily Watkins and Charlie Lewis.
Good morning, early birds. It's federal budget day, and the papers are full of tips on what to expect when Scott Morrison hands down his second budget as Treasurer. It's the news you need to know, by Emily Watkins and Max Chalmers.
Hinch? Lambie? It couldn't be Bernardi, could it ...?