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A(nother) guide to Australia’s (many) political dynasties

A(nother) guide to Australia’s (many) political dynasties

In the aftermath of the royal wedding, Crikey returns to Australia's political mini-monarchies.

Rundle: blitzed in the side bar at Will Hodgman’s monster’s ball

Rundle: blitzed in the side bar at Will Hodgman’s monster’s ball

The Liberal vote started well and crept up remorselessly through the evening. Lambie failed entirely. It was all pretty mundane. But Tasmania has surprised us before. It will again.

Poll Bludger: Libs out-gun, out-spend Labor at Tassie election

Poll Bludger: Libs out-gun, out-spend Labor at Tassie election

The Liberals are duly pleased with themselves for having run a campaign based on bread-and-butter economic fundamentals, aided by the economy's undeniably strong performance on Premier Will Hodgman's watch.

Is the Lambie Network headed to the slaughter?

Is the Lambie Network headed to the slaughter?

Has Jacqui Lambie killed her state team's chances by backing the Liberals ahead of her 2019 Senate tilt?

Poll Bludger: current state of play for the March 3 Tassie election

Poll Bludger: current state of play for the March 3 Tassie election

In Australia's poorest state, Labor represents a default setting that voters gravitate back to after their infrequent acts of rebellion.

Mining minister used mining company email address but claims ‘filter’ stopped conflict

Mining minister used mining company email address but claims ‘filter’ stopped conflict

The former Tasmanian mining minister used an email account at his mining company while holding the portfolio. But he says it's fine, as he had a filter to stop him seeing things he shouldn't.

Tassie Libs host secret ‘policy forum’ for corporate donors

Tassie Libs host secret ‘policy forum’ for corporate donors

Freelance journalist and Tasmanian Times contributing editor Bob Burton asks, why is AMP so interested in supporting the Tasmanian Liberals?

The tawdry tale of the pokies group that bet against David Walsh — and lost

The tawdry tale of the pokies group that bet against David Walsh — and lost

The tide of public opinion is turning against pokies in Tasmania. And MONA's David Walsh looks set yet again to come up trumps. Economist and accountant John Lawrence explains.

Call of the wild: if a jet ski falls in the forest …

Call of the wild: if a jet ski falls in the forest …

The Tasmanian government's proposed expansion of the tourism industry threatens everything great about Tassie's wilderness, writes Bert Spinks, freelance writer and bushwalking guide on the Overland Track.

Why you could soon be sued for defamation in a Tassie court

Why you could soon be sued for defamation in a Tassie court

Proposed new defamation laws for Tasmania could have an Australia-wide chilling effect on free speech.