These may be the most newsworthy midterms in recent memory. Here's everything you need to know.
The Senate is waterlogged with outdated processes that parties use to waste time on obscure issues, and it's about time someone moves to clean it up, writes Senator Derryn Hinch.
Drone warfare in TV news ... vote early, vote often on AEC website ... political football in the chamber ... correspondence from Albo ...
Who exactly is Tony Smith? Crikey takes a close look through his past (and expenses) to acquaint ourselves with the new Speaker.
The House of Reps and Senate are usually nearly empty during parliamentary debate. So what do our elected representatives do all day? Former Greens staffer Colin Jacobs gives a sneak peek.