NSW Labor leader Jodi McKay has said Fire and Rescue NSW and the Rural Fire Service are facing "a cut that will mean fewer people on the ground to fight fires". Is she correct?
It's no surprise the Chinese government tried to fund its own Australian MP — it was merely following the lead of corporations and special interests in exploiting our flawed political system.
Breaking news: Labor won't be taking any more money stuffed in Aldi bags.
Good morning, early birds. Boris Johnson will suspend parliament in a bid to halt Brexit resistance, and NSW Labor has suspended general secretary Kaila Murnain amid fallout from the party's donations scandal. It's the news you need to know, with Chris Woods.
While political parties depend on donations to fund election campaigns, the incentive to game and break the rules around donations will overcome efforts to regulate them.
Good morning, early birds. 2019 NAPLAN test results have indicated Australia's literacy and numeracy skills are slipping, and a new study shows a clear economic argument for upping the country's humanitarian intake. It's the news you need to know, with Rachel Withers.
Old grudges and factional maneuvering are complicating the NSW Labor leadership race between Chris Minns and Jodi McKay.
The election might be neck-and-neck, but the papers have definitely made their decision.