Work will proceed on the Turnbull Government’s national energy guarantee despite fierce opposition from South Australia at a meeting of COAG’s Energy Council today.
The Queensland state election will be a turning point for One Nation - but whether it shows Pauline Hanson's party is in a death dive or its stocks are on the rise is yet to be seen.
Labor says Malcolm Turnbull is running scared from the parliament, as the government announced a week's delay for the next lower house sitting.
One Nation's newest senator Fraser Anning has quit Pauline Hanson's party to sit as an independent just minutes before being sworn in.
The High Court has dealt the Turnbull government another body blow by delaying the confirmation of a replacement Coalition senator.
Loose rules around political donations are allowing special interest groups such as miners to influence policy, a former Supreme Court judge has told a parliamentary inquiry.