Just three out of every 10 people believe the country needs more people, a survey by the Australian National University has revealed.
Home Affairs Minister Peter Dutton has confirmed the Federal Government will not accept all of Labor’s amendments to its encryption bill.
Former deputy prime minister Barnaby Joyce has accused Malcolm Turnbull of “throwing him under the bus” and causing turmoil in the Liberal Party.
South Australian Centre Alliance MP Rebekha Sharkie has savaged the light workload of the federal parliament ahead of the next election.
A disastrous Victorian election loss has federal Liberal MPs telling each other to focus on their “real base” instead of picking ideological fights and dismissing voters.
UPDATED | Senior federal government ministers have traded barbs in an ugly slanging match over whether to shift Australia’s embassy in Israel, after Defence Minister Christopher Pyne chided his cabinet colleagues for publicly debating the delicate foreign policy.