Not only has the Abbott-Turnbull Government failed to implement any of its own measures to ease the burden of Queenslanders who are faced with the clean-up after Cyclone Debbie and the subsequent flooding, but it has dumped sensible measures put in place by Labor after the 2011 floods.Read more
Today’s High Court decision is a damning indictment of the Turnbull Government, and the desperate lengths this Prime Minister will go to, just to cling to power.Read more
Federal Labor welcomes the Interim Report of the Royal commission into the Protection and Detention of Children in the Northern Territory.Read more
The abuse of children in the care of institutions has been one of the most appalling chapters of Australia’s recent history.Read more
The debate over the government’s Human Rights Legislation Amendment Bill 2017 has finally ended with a whimper.Read more
On Monday night the Australian Taxation Office made a significant revelation about the Bell Group matter – in March 2016, they suspected George Brandis was about to issue a direction to stop them intervening in the Bell High Court case, and they were so worried that they sought legal advice about how to handle that possibility.