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The givings and misgivings of Christmas in Parliament House 

The givings and misgivings of Christmas in Parliament House 

It’s the most wonderful (read: stressful) time of the year.

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Welcome to For Your Information, where Helen Razer explains a topic of global, local or, occasionally, no significance.

A short history of animal antics in Parliament House

A short history of animal antics in Parliament House

The politicians aren't the only animals causing a ruckus at Parliament House.

The bizarre reason Parliament House won’t tell us who has a security pass

The bizarre reason Parliament House won’t tell us who has a security pass

Parliament House says releasing its list of lobbyist organisations would constitute contempt of parliament. Translation: lobbyists will only lobby in secret.

Hinch’s Senate Diary: the new ins and outs of the Senate ‘doors’

Hinch’s Senate Diary: the new ins and outs of the Senate ‘doors’

When Parliament House isn't erecting ghastly fences or overly expensive security gates, it's funneling Senators through temporary doors that look like they were designed by preschoolers.

Keeping the people out of the house of the people: a history of security at Capital Hill

Keeping the people out of the house of the people: a history of security at Capital Hill

A new security eyesore at Parliament House has left many wondering, how did we get here?

Sky journo’s jog up the hill … Snapchat bows to Saudis … reviving The Economist

Sky journo’s jog up the hill … Snapchat bows to Saudis … reviving The Economist

Today in Media Files, Sky News political reporter Tom Connell makes a dash for it during a live cross, and the government has announced the new head of ACMA. ‘It’s probably a miracle I wasn’t tasered or something’. The things you do for live TV. Sky’s political reporter Tom Connell was put on the spot yesterday […]

Tips and rumours

Tips and rumours

BAE building fences ... Hockey's Miami style ... F-35 update ...

Braithwaite rocks Parliament House

Braithwaite rocks Parliament House

Opening the event was The Australian's indefatigable Strewth scribe James Jeffrey on the bagpipes.

Tips and rumours

Tips and rumours

Rocking the House ... redundos in Queensland ... Latham's got no friends ...