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Boothby win pushes Morrison towards majority government

Labor’s conceding defeat in the battle for the crucial Adelaide seat of Boothby has helped propel Scott Morrison and the re-elected Coalition to expected majority government following Saturday’s surprise election result.


Crucial decisions on future for election winners and losers

The federal election result gives pause for thought for victorious Coalition and defeated Labor alike. Should Scott Morrison borrow a few Opposition policies, and should Labor choose generational change over familiar faces when deciding on its new leader, asks Michelle Grattan.

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Privatising Adelaide’s public bus services worked well – for a time – but what about the trains and trams? Former State Government public transport planner Tom Wilson details the questions that would need to be answered before privatisation is extended to rail.

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Beware the pitfalls of privatising Adelaide's trains and trams

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ABC backers cry foul on Budget

Supporters of the ABC are determined to help kick Scott Morrison’s government out of power at the upcoming federal election after it failed to restore funding cuts from the national broadcaster.


State laws could go around The Bend

EXCLUSIVE | The Marshall Government is considering suspending a range of state laws for the operation of The Bend motorsport park at Tailem Bend, owned by the state’s biggest private company, Peregrine Corporation.