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The weirdest right-wing takes on the Victorian election result

The weirdest right-wing takes on the Victorian election result

Just like in Wentworth, conservatives are determined to learn nothing from the shellacking they received in Victoria over the weekend.

How Victoria became ‘the most progressive state in the nation’

How Victoria became ‘the most progressive state in the nation’

It's hard to discern how much of this stonking loss was due to the last week or two, and how much can be traced back to the history of the state itself.

Kroger’s high-profile Liberal presidency ends in collapse

Kroger’s high-profile Liberal presidency ends in collapse

A high-profile political powerbroker for decades, Michael Kroger will end his second stint as Victorian Liberal president with the party a smoking ruin.

The seats that blew the Libs out of the water

The seats that blew the Libs out of the water

Some of the worst results corresponded with the electorates of federal MPs who helped bring the party to its present state by backing Peter Dutton's bid for the leadership.

Coalition reckons with Danslide

Coalition reckons with Danslide

Good morning, early birds. The Coalition is dealing with the aftermath of Saturday's Victorian election loss, European leaders sign off on Brexit "tragedy", and South Australia prepares ahead of a prison smoking ban. It's the news you need to know, with Chris Woods.

Matthew Guy is listening to the needs of all Victorians (he hasn’t already blocked)

Matthew Guy is listening to the needs of all Victorians (he hasn’t already blocked)

The Victorian Liberal leader has a bad reputation of blocking people on social media. It may be satisfying at the time, but it raises some important broader questions.

Why was the Bourke Street killer at large? Andrews and Pakula have questions to answer

Why was the Bourke Street killer at large? Andrews and Pakula have questions to answer

Finding the answer to why Hassan Khalif Shire Ali was allowed to walk the streets — despite having his passport cancelled and refusing to face court — will be impossible given our useless system of intelligence oversight.

Theresa May faces leadership threat

Theresa May faces leadership threat

Good morning, early birds. UK Prime Minister Theresa May is pushing back against the threat of a leadership spill, the Senate passes a ban on foreign donations, and Victorian Liberals leader Matthew Guy pledges subsidies on energy-efficient televisions if he wins the upcoming state election. It's the news you need to know, with Chris Woods.

Don’t expect this to be the last foreign affairs bungle from this government

Don’t expect this to be the last foreign affairs bungle from this government

Crikey readers respond to the Morrison government's handling of the Indonesian free trade deal, and the history of Victorian Liberal leader Matthew Guy.

The man who wants Dan Andrews’ job

The man who wants Dan Andrews’ job

While Labor are favourites in the upcoming state election, the outcome is far from certain. Let's look at the opposition leader they're up against.