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Morrison’s integrity-less commission sums up our rotten politics

Morrison’s integrity-less commission sums up our rotten politics

Scott Morrison's joke of federal anti-corruption body simply confirms everything voters hate about politics in Australia.

Morrison’s anti-corruption body lands with a thud

Morrison’s anti-corruption body lands with a thud

Good morning, early birds. The Coalition's proposed anti-corruption body has been met with scepticism by crossbenchers, and a report recommends a massive overhaul of employment services. It's the news you need to know, with Chris Woods.

Morrison unveils piss-weak national integrity commission

Morrison unveils piss-weak national integrity commission

The government's "Commonwealth Integrity Commission" is a lame joke that will be unable to hold public hearings or even take complaints from the public.

How Scott Morrison made at least seven blunders in one sentence

How Scott Morrison made at least seven blunders in one sentence

It's been two weeks since Scott Morrison told off the school kids of Australia, but its effects will be felt for a long time yet.

Is there a politician with more false merit than Morrison?

Is there a politician with more false merit than Morrison?

Crikey readers respond to the government's "merit" obsession and the need for festival pill testing.

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.

Labor caves on surveillance laws

Labor caves on surveillance laws

Good morning, early birds. Labor helps the Coalition pass unprecedented surveillance laws. Plus, the Fair Work Commission gets inundated by employer-friendly appointments. It's the news you need to know, with Chris Woods.

Morrison’s LGBTIQ obsession still hurting his government

Morrison’s LGBTIQ obsession still hurting his government

Scott Morrison promised to remove the legal capacity for discrimination against LGBTIQ students. But his own hang-ups, and the myth of religious freedom being under threat, means he'll break that commitment.

More tariffer than thou: protectionists wage holy war on each other

More tariffer than thou: protectionists wage holy war on each other

What makes a protectionist? Willingness to waste money, or true faith in the power of trade barriers?

Morrison implements leadership spill guard

Morrison implements leadership spill guard

Good morning, early birds. Scott Morrison has announced changes to Liberal Party rules governing leadership spills, Victoria will launch a royal commission into the convictions of notorious gangland figures, and reports emerge that the Brisbane Broncos' leadership change narrowly staved off a player revolt. It's the news you need to know, with Chris Woods.