As Alan Tudge tried to protect Christian Porter from embarrassment, so Porter is trying to protect Alexander Downer from scrutiny over his role in the bugging of Timor-Leste.
Suddenly our obsession with budget surpluses has vanished — so quickly as to raise questions about what it ever really meant.
New targets. Same old story. We're at the point where our failure to Close the Gap has become a perverse source of self-congratulation. Something needs to change.
As the government scores a win in its shameful secret prosecution of Bernard Collaery, it seems like Labor is finally starting to wake up.
Evolution or devolution? A look back over the past 20 years of politics, technology, and wars of all kinds.
Bridget McKenzie's latest scandal is just one of many in a long line of great Australian rorts.
While Scott Morrison deserves to bear the brunt of criticism for the bushfire catastrophe, it is a disaster a generation in the making.
Crikey readers on what the legacy of John Howard means for Scott Morrison.
It's an insult to Howard's political nous to call Scott Morrison a redux of Honest John, one of the Liberal Party's most successful leaders.