Dropping the toxic political deadweight of Barnaby Joyce is just what Malcolm Turnbull needs to finally govern properly.
How could the National Party have missed that three of its 22 federal MPs might be dual citizens?
As Barnaby Joyce follows his ambitions, the Nationals are going to have to start paying attention to rural voters, not mining interests -- or go the way of the dodo themselves.
Labor struggling in Qld? ... Quigley misses out on NBN in new flat ... are Lifeline counsellors trained less? ...
Labor and the Liberals are considering a preference deal to shut out their junior coalition partners. The parties need to decide: who is the real enemy here?
Not even Al Gore could convince Senator Fielding about climate change. The Nationals also remain unconvinced on emissions trading, writes Michelle Grattan.
The Rudd ETS will cost hundreds of thousands of Australian jobs if it is introduced as planned, but do nothing to cool the planet, writes National party leader Warren Truss.