In a parliament which dictates taxes and debates how to spend the money of Australians there was lots on offer on Monday - but this time it came with $400 million worth of love.
Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull will be in New York meeting Donald Trump as the finishing touches are put on the May budget.
Malcolm Turnbull has called the chairman of Australia Post after it was revealed its chief executive takes home a multi-million pay packet.
One of the Federal Government's heavy hitters has come out swinging, accusing Labor of making a grubby political smear about Malcolm Turnbull's $1.75 million donation to the Liberal Party.
Updated: Protesters have stormed Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull's first economic speech since the election, urging him to close offshore detention centres for asylum seekers.