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How both parties bungled the chase for Chinese-Australian votes

How both parties bungled the chase for Chinese-Australian votes

It's 2019 and Australian politicians are only just starting to front up to this major group of voters. They have a lot to learn.

Why you can’t sue a political party for misleading advertising in an election

Why you can’t sue a political party for misleading advertising in an election

Independent for Kooyong Oliver Yates believes he's been the target of a misleading political campaign. Now he's calling for reform.

The Libs’ campaign launch looks towards forgotten people

The Libs’ campaign launch looks towards forgotten people

Despite the protesters, the Coalition's election campaign launch was an attempted exercise in modesty. Whether that modesty is false remains to be seen.

Gaffes, errors and straight-up bigotry: a look at the candidates we’ve lost so far

Gaffes, errors and straight-up bigotry: a look at the candidates we’ve lost so far

Politics is a ruthless business, as several dumped candidates recently found out.

Palmer’s preference deal with the Libs is important for two reasons

Palmer’s preference deal with the Libs is important for two reasons

Certainly the deal is of use to Palmer in his bid for a Queensland Senate seat. But that's not all.

Research shows ‘latte sippers’ mostly vote for the Coalition

Research shows ‘latte sippers’ mostly vote for the Coalition

Further "shrinkage" at Bauer Media, Peter Martin gets the stranger treatment at Nine, and research shows "latter sippers" are actually Coalition voters.

Fear and loathing in WA: the perils of a One Nation-Liberal preference deal

Fear and loathing in WA: the perils of a One Nation-Liberal preference deal

The 2017 election was a historic catastrophe for then-WA premier Colin Barnett. Scott Morrison should heed his warning.

Was One Nation simply saying what the Liberal Party was thinking?

Was One Nation simply saying what the Liberal Party was thinking?

Crikey readers discuss the One Nation NRA scandal and Scott Morrison's potential solutions.

Nationals threaten to end Coalition over energy policy

Nationals threaten to end Coalition over energy policy

Good morning, early birds. Barnaby Joyce has threatened the relationship status of the LNP over the Liberals' dismissal of coal plants, and Labor pledges a number of infrastructure and business-boosting initiatives. It's the news you need to know, with Chris Woods.

What we know so far about the woman stepping into Julie Bishop’s shoes

What we know so far about the woman stepping into Julie Bishop’s shoes

Celia Hammond is walking into one of the safest Coalition seats in the country. Will she win it?