The ceremonious unveiling of Peter Slipper's portrait in Parliament is in stark contrast to the ongoing expenses scandal dogging fellow former speaker, Bronwyn Bishop.
Former speaker Peter Slipper, who is familiar with spurious uses of travel expenses, has weighed in on the travel entitlements debate.
A Federal Court judge today granted the AFP access to two discs worth of phone records from the case.
Mal Brough's troubles are playing out against a broader backdrop of a destabilisation by Abbott loyalists within the government.
While Labor is fighting Malcolm Turnbull as best it can on the policy front, its parliamentary tactics leave Turnbull master of all he surveys.
The vast majority of Australians don't trust the media. And former Press Council chairman Julian Disney is right there with them.
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