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Centre Alliance MP Rebekha Sharkie, Liberal MP Dave Sharma and independent MP Zali Steggall

Fossil fuel influence targeted in fight to control climate agenda in next parliament

All across the country, Australians who have never been part of a political party are turning up and finding their voice.

Zali Steggall announces a new climate bill alongside Rebekha Sharkie, Helen Haines and Andrew Wilkie (AAP Image/Mick Tsikas)

Steggall’s climate bill shows a bright idea rising from the ashes

Crossbenchers want to get rid of the biggest hurdle to effective climate policy in Australia: politicians. But to do that, they need to go much further.

Nationals Leader Michael McCormack.

Llew O’Brien calls McCormack’s bluff

Good morning, early birds. Nationals backbencher Llew O'Brien has quit the party, and the storms that helped extinguish fires in NSW over the weekend have led to extreme flooding and evacuations. It's the news you need to know, with Chris Woods.

Crossbencher Zali Steggall (centre) at an induction of new MPs (image: AAP/Lukas Coch)

Meet the crossbenchers of the 46th Parliament

The House of Representatives crossbench will have its work cut out to make a dent on the major parties. Who are the MPs filling out the ranks?

Independent for Warringah Zali Steggall (Image: AAP/Bianca De Marchi)

Why did Warringah buck the trend?

Steggall's win against Abbott should have felt like a revolutionary occasion, but it's been somewhat of an anti-climax.

Independent candidate for Warringah Zali Steggall celebrates her win (Image: AAP/Dylan Coker)

‘Bye bye, Tony’: Warringah abandons a former PM

Independent candidate Zali Steggall has thanked her supporters for "voting for the future". And with that, Abbott is condemned to the past.

Warringah candidates Tony Abbott and Zali Steggall (Image: AAP/Peter Rae/Crikey)

Warringah: a symbol for this strange, close, and bad-tempered election

There are the two realities that Abbott forever inhabits — the messianic protector of Western civilisation, and Australia's great clanging embarrassment.

Dean Harris (centre) at a Friends of ABC event in Manly

Meet the Labor candidate trying to unseat Abbott

Dean Harris is personable and articulate, never faltering on policy. Imagine if Labor ran him in a seat he could actually win.

Zali Steggall and Tony Abbott. (Image: AAP/Damian Shaw)

Abbott and Steggall go head-to-head in candidates’ debate

It was an enlivening and evenly matched piece of political theatre — and it's almost impossible to tell who actually won.

Zali Steggall and Peter Macdonald (Image: Twitter)

In the ‘sensible centre’ with Zali Steggall

Tony Abbott's key challenger in Warringah doesn't want to change the system — she wants to see it managed better.

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