Good morning, early birds. South Australia has reintroduced a number of COVID-19 restrictions from midnight last night, and a former executive assistant to acting Immigration Minister Alan Tudge has reportedly urged Scott Morrison to support an investigation into his office. It's the news you need to know, with Chris Woods.
Good morning, early birds. Four people in South Australia have now tested positive for COVID-19, and NSW Treasurer Dominic Perrottet will launch a budget on Tuesday that will reportedly take five years to return to surplus. It's the news you need to know, with Chris Woods.
Is the icare scandal enough to keep Dominic Perrottet away from NSW's top job?
Good morning, early birds. Lawyers assisting Victoria's hotel quarantine inquiry have pointed to a multitude of failures with the government program, and the fallout from Donald Trump's publicly released tax returns has begun. It's the news you need to know, with Chris Woods.
Government minister Jane Hume goes gunning for a consultancy that... [checks notes]... her own department uses, while ASIO has a little fun with those wacky old draconian security laws.
The icare scandal raises serious questions about the accountability of government agencies to their departments.
Both houses of federal parliament passed the $130 billion JobKeeker package last night and Bernie Sanders has dropped out of his presidential campaign.
Gladys Berejiklian is a moderate politician whose views widely accord with those of voters. But her right-wing deputy could prove her electoral undoing, writes freelance journalist Claire Pullen.