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Published a story 12:42pm Dec 19th

FORMER Prime Minister Julia Gillard has been cleared of any criminal wrongdoing over an Australian Workers Union slush fund

Gillard cleared as Royal Commission reports on unions

19 Dec 2014

FORMER Prime Minister Julia Gillard has been cleared of any criminal wrongdoing over an Australian Workers Union slush fund

Published a story 6:16pm Dec 18th

THE threat of an “in-danger” listing of the Great Barrier Reef should stay for at least another year, but using the category could de-motivate government.

Threat of 'in-danger' reef listing should stay

18 Dec 2014

THE threat of an “in-danger” listing of the Great Barrier Reef should stay for at least another year, but using the category could de-motivate government.

Published a story 7:36pm Dec 11th

A LABOR frontbencher says a call for an indigenous advisory body to parliament is "more radical” than a mooted ban on racial discrimination in the Constitution.

Parliamentary indigenous advisory body would be 'radical'

12 Dec 2014

A LABOR frontbencher says a call for an indigenous advisory body to parliament is "more radical” than a mooted ban on racial discrimination in the Constitution.

Published a story 6:09pm Dec 8th

AN ENVIRONMENTAL campaigner has slammed a State Government move to ask dredging companies for information on how they would complete the Abbot Point dredging project as “arrogant”.

Environmentalist: State Govt 'arrogant' over Abbot Point

8 Dec 2014

AN ENVIRONMENTAL campaigner has slammed a State Government move to ask dredging companies for information on how they would complete the Abbot Point dredging project as “arrogant”.

Published a story 2:53pm Dec 7th

PRIME Minister Tony Abbott’s parental leave scheme will be wound back, but a levy on big business to fund the scheme will likely go to fund childcare instead

Abbott flags plan for cheaper childcare

7 Dec 2014

PRIME Minister Tony Abbott’s parental leave scheme will be wound back, but a levy on big business to fund the scheme will likely go to fund childcare instead

Published a story 2:23pm Dec 3rd

A BIT of hail and rain has halted Question Time in Canberra today as Speaker Bronwyn Bishop called for a bucket as the roof started leaking.

Parliament calls for a bucket during during Question Time

3 Dec 2014

A BIT of hail and rain has halted Question Time in Canberra today as Speaker Bronwyn Bishop called for a bucket as the roof started leaking.

Published a story 6:25pm Dec 2nd

THE Government gave a company run by Noel Pearson a $33k contract before he publicly reversed his position on a ban on racial discrimination in the Constitution

$33k contract precedes Pearson's backflip

3 Dec 2014

THE Government gave a company run by Noel Pearson a $33k contract before he publicly reversed his position on a ban on racial discrimination in the Constitution

Published a story 11:10am Nov 26th

A FAR-REACHING Royal Commission should begin into decades of abuse of cadets at the Australian Defence Force Academy in Canberra, a taskforce has recommended.

Taskforce calls for Royal Commission into ADF cadets abuse

26 Nov 2014

A FAR-REACHING Royal Commission should begin into decades of abuse of cadets at the Australian Defence Force Academy in Canberra, a taskforce has recommended.

Published a story 9:15am Nov 26th

DAVID Johnston has told the Senate he “regrets” saying that he did not trust the government-owned Australian Submarine Corporation “to build a canoe”

Johnston says he 'regrets' submarine canoe jibe

26 Nov 2014

DAVID Johnston has told the Senate he “regrets” saying that he did not trust the government-owned Australian Submarine Corporation “to build a canoe”

Published a story 9:15am Nov 24th

<strong>UPDATE:</strong> SENATOR Jacqui Lambie has officially left the Palmer United Party, promising to vote against cuts to welfare and higher education.

Senator Lambie has resigned from the Palmer United Party

24 Nov 2014

UPDATE: SENATOR Jacqui Lambie has officially left the Palmer United Party, promising to vote against cuts to welfare and higher education.

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