What if they held a culture war, but no-one came?
The Liberal preselectors of Wentworth have selected Dave Sharma, even though Prime Minister Scott Morrison wanted a female candidate, capping a chaotic week for the Federal Government.
There is not a great deal to be said for Malcolm Turnbull’s reshuffle, and quite a lot to be said against it, writes Michelle Grattan.
The Federal Government is looking desperate in its public bashing of energy company AGL, writes Michelle Grattan.
The government has lost further ground in Newspoll, now trailing Labor 46-54% in two-party terms, in the wake of the crisis over citizenship.
Let’s get one point straight. The crisis around Barnaby Joyce has been caused by one simple oversight by one person. Joyce was careless in not properly checking whether he complied with the citizenship requirement of the Australian Constitution.