Deputy Prime Minister Michael McCormack and a secret group of government ministers intervened in the selection of more than a third of the projects funded from a $200m regional grant fund.
Andrew Laming needs to hand in his resignation letter. Here’s one penned by Madonna King that might help him out.
Kingaroy nut growers are considering different crops amid concern for the future; Peanut production in the area is dwindling because of unpredictable summer rainfall; Bega says its massive processing plant will stay in Kingaroy, despite fewer local nuts
Former deputy PM’s comments come after Andrew Laming forced to have training following complaints about his behaviour towards women
The Morrison government’s new laws appear to backtrack on a pledge to force Netflix and Amazon to make local shows
Buoyed by Zali Steggall’s take-down of Tony Abbott, we can reveal community groups are preparing an assault on the Liberal strongholds of the north shore.
Scott Morrison’s dirt unit – the one that briefs the Prime Minister on gossip about press gallery bureaux but apparently not about alleged rape in a minister’s office down the hall – is worse than it seemed last week.
Laming said on Facebook that he had apologised but ‘didn’t even know what for’
Foreign minister Marise Payne makes the claim when asked about the ex-finance minister’s OECD campaign, despite Australia’s much vaunted gas-led recovery