Good morning, early birds. Nationals leader Michael McCormack faces rumours of a fresh leadership scare, and a child asylum seeker allegedly assaulted on Nauru sues the Commonwealth over failure to uphold duty of care. It's the news you need to know, with Chris Woods.
Crikey readers debate the effectiveness of a hypothetical independent body to solve climate change.
A report touting the benefits of building dams in Northern Australia says anything but, despite the efforts of Matt Canavan to spin it.
Govt scientists want your waste-water ... do your research, Tony ... Bernardi hypocrisy ...
Finally, the recognition Sam Newman deserves.
We are targeting people who are on welfare, but don't worry, there's plenty of money for start-up bros.