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Morrison backs Tesla-toting elites over ordinary motorists

Morrison backs Tesla-toting elites over ordinary motorists

By abandoning an inquiry into road pricing, Scott Morrison is siding with wealthy drivers who can afford to opt out of the current fuel excise system.

Mayne: how board tilts can bring leverage and governance progress

Mayne: how board tilts can bring leverage and governance progress

A practical lesson in the efficacy of board tilts.

The devil in the NBN’s satellite magic pudding

The devil in the NBN’s satellite magic pudding

Yesterday's announcement about changes to the National Broadband Network are mixed news for those waiting to get high-speed internet, writes technology writer and consultant Paul Wallbank.

Consumers and shareholders come last in media ownership reform

Consumers and shareholders come last in media ownership reform

Consumers and shareholders miss out whenever governments start talking about allowing more media ownership changes, write Bernard Keane and Glenn Dyer.

The Coalition’s looming push for a well-ordered internet

The Coalition’s looming push for a well-ordered internet

The federal government appears to be preparing a major push against internet freedoms using the justifications of copyright and cyberbullying.

Antony Green: How Bradfield and Higgins will play out

Antony Green: How Bradfield and Higgins will play out

With two key by-elections tomorrow, Antony Green dissects how the Greens will fare against the incumbent Liberals, with no Labor candidates standing. If they go to preferences, can Clive Hamilton snatch Higgins for the Greens?

Will the Bradfield rejects be wasted?

Will the Bradfield rejects be wasted?

A hard won battle has Paul Fletcher named as the Liberal candidate for Bradfield, a far cry from branch stacking and factional messes of preselections past.

Bradfield candidates bring in big guns

Bradfield candidates bring in big guns

17 candidates are lining up for tomorrow's preselection battle over NSW's safest Liberal seat. Apparent frontrunner Paul Fletcher has more than 40 high-profile endorsements; rival David Coleman is backed by James Packer.

Is Rudd bluffing on broadband?

Is Rudd bluffing on broadband?

Former Optus director Paul Fletcher reckons the government's real motivation behind the broadband network might be to shock Telstra back to the bargaining table.