Conservative divisions between mainstream moderates and the far right fringe were on display in Queensland and are set to make Malcolm Turnbull's life even worse.
Yes, even Pauline Hanson.
You'd be forgiven for liking Bill Shorten solely for his stirring oratory abilities, but with the Coalition springing leaks, it's worth reminding yourself what Labor actually stands for. Lisa Divissi reports.
One Nation's northern ride may be grinding to a halt as succession problems the ghost of the the preference deal continue to get in the way.
To the extent that abortion’s technical status as a criminal offence remains, it's clearly the case that the law is running behind public opinion.
The Nationals have forgotten the lessons from the 1990s about fighting One Nation, and it will harm the Liberal Party in the long term, Bernard Keane and Josh Taylor write.
Annastacia Palaszczuk might've won the next Queensland election already thanks to a nifty piece of electoral reform.
The failed defection of Ian Macfarlane is a win for Malcolm Turnbull but will exacerbate what will be a difficult relationship with the Nationals over climate policy.
Maverick candidates have caused a lot of headaches for the LNP over the years, both in the states and federally. Now Queensland's state branch wants to do something about it.