Josh Frydenberg has said '[over 90% of] people who receive Newstart also receive other payments like the parenting payment, or rental assistance'. This claim is not the full story.
When Wayne Swan had to choose between pride and supporting the economy, he opted for the latter. Now Josh Frydenberg faces a similar choice.
Good morning, early birds. The Australian government has worked to neuter a Pacific Islands Forum declaration on climate crisis responsibility, and Treasurer Josh Frydenberg spruiks Australia's economic credentials ahead of recession fears. It's the news you need to know, with Rachel Withers.
Good morning, early birds. The Coalition is at odds over the "China debate" as Josh Frydenberg calls for Australia to back the US, and police probe terror links following a mosque attack in Norway. It's the news you need to know, with Rachel Withers.
Why did an ordinary citizen take a One Nation senator to court over his breach of Section 44? To prove that no politician is above the law.
Crikey readers discuss Treasurer Josh Frydenberg's photo op with Reserve Bank governor Philip Lowe.
The governor of the Reserve Bank should not be used for political stunts by the government — and especially not when they want to put words in his mouth.
Good morning, early birds. Josh Frydenberg has brushed aside the RBA's call to action on economic stimulus, and conservatives are split on the issue of religious freedom legislation. It's the news you need to know, with Rachel Withers.
Good morning, early birds. The government's full tax plan has passed parliament with support from Labor following failed amendments, and ALP national secretary Noah Carroll is set to step down today in the wake of the May election loss. It's the news you need to know, with Rachel Withers.