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Have emissions really fallen since 2005?

Have emissions really fallen since 2005?

Liberal backbencher Katie Allen claims that emissions in Australia have fallen since 2005, and that they're the lowest they've ever been. Is she correct?

The disinformation game: how the government releases emissions data

The disinformation game: how the government releases emissions data

Positive spin, false statements and delays — Australia's emissions-data must run a gauntlet before the public is allowed to see it, and the media is happy to help.

AFP to front parliamentary committee over raids

AFP to front parliamentary committee over raids

Good morning, early birds. Politicians have called for greater powers protecting the freedom of the press, and Labor is reconsidering its opposition to the Coalition's tax cuts. It's the news you need to know, with Rachel Withers.

Coalition announces major road spending splurge

Coalition announces major road spending splurge

Good morning, early birds. The Coalition has announced a cash injection into its Roads of Strategic Importance highway program, as Labor announces its major emissions package will not use Kyoto Agreement carry-over credits. It's the news you need to know, with Chris Woods.

Morrison set to extend Abbott-era Emissions Reduction Fund by 10 years, $2b

Morrison set to extend Abbott-era Emissions Reduction Fund by 10 years, $2b

Good morning, early birds. The Coalition is set to extend the ineffective Abbott-era Emissions Reduction Fund by a further 10 years, and Labor sets its sights on banks and company mergers. It's the news you need to know, with Chris Woods.

Could an independent body solve emissions policy? History says no.

Could an independent body solve emissions policy? History says no.

Crikey readers debate the effectiveness of a hypothetical independent body to solve climate change.

The government does what it can to keep temperatures rising

The government does what it can to keep temperatures rising

Crikey readers respond to the government's burying of emissions figures.

Crikey Worm: Turnbull faces more pressure on migration

Crikey Worm: Turnbull faces more pressure on migration

Good morning, early birds. The PM is facing pressure to make further cuts to migration. Plus, France has taken out the FIFA World Cup. It's the news you need to know, with Chris Woods.

Crikey Worm: Dastyari scandal widens

Crikey Worm: Dastyari scandal widens

Good morning, early birds. The Dastyari dilemma gets more complicated by the day -- and threatens to engulf more than just the Labor Party. Meanwhile, the government is refusing to release key data on Australia's emissions output. It's the news you need to know, with Max Chalmers.

Back to the future on a carbon trade-off

Back to the future on a carbon trade-off

The debate has been returned to its starting point of more than a decade ago -- a trading scheme versus a carbon tax, writes Giles Parkinson.