The first budget update has disclosed information that could mean additional money for Australian wallets. Mr Frydenberg’s budget has disclosed an $11 billion war chest at the government’s will before the next election.
ScoMo claimed on Sunday that Hurley was his first and only choice as successor of Sir Peter Cosgrove. He went on to explain that his thought-process was no doubt ‘traditionalist’, in that finding a new governor general involved a quest for a former military figure.
Scott Morrison has decided to recognise West Jerusalem as Israel’s natural capital. But he’s held off on moving Australia’s embassy from Tel Aviv until the Israelis and Palestinians come to an agreement to end more than 60 years of hostilities.
Alt-left factions seem intent to transform the Labor party into something resembling the Greens. That’s despite the election rout the Greens just suffered in Victoria’s state election.
Put in the most simplest way possible, scrapping negative gearing is a tax increase. Moreover, it is a tax increase at a time when our economy is fragile, in the sector where it is weakest — real estate.
A proposal purposed to give union delegates paid annual leave to attend training seminars could cost Australian businesses a whopping $1.3 billion if extended to all members, according to Finance Minister, Mathias Cormann.
The government-grant-funded Australian Broadcasting Network (ABC) have recently been accused of favouring just one political party in particular when it comes to airtime promotion.
It’s been a long time since the federal government managed to live within its means. In fact, the last budget surplus was delivered when John Howard was prime minister. But the Morrison government is on track to do so again.
It won’t come as news to you that Australians pay a lot for their power. But did you know Aussies are paying two or even three times as much as their US counterparts?
We all know you can’t take every opinion poll at face value. But when you consistently lose every leadership poll — and by a factor of 18% or more — it’s a big stretch to claim that you’re popular.
The allegations of bullying made against Labor’s New South Wales MP Emma Husar were brought forward by numerous staff members. Though Husar continues to deny these claims, the NSW Labor party is moving on.
John Howard, for one, isn’t dissuaded by the polls. And, with four election wings under his belt as Liberal leader, his belief that ScoMo will defy the poll odds and win next year shouldn’t go unnoticed.
The realisation that Australia has been growing too rapidly for too long is beginning to sink in. Yes, Australia is a nation historically built on immigration. But times change…
We’ve been given detailed information regarding our country’s newest addition — F-35A Joint Strike Fighters. And yesterday, the first two landed in Newcastle.
With the security of their own borders foremost in mind, Australia, the US and a number of other nations, opted not to sign the UN’s non-binding global pact intended to better handle migrant flows.
Religious schools who wish to discriminate against students and teachers of different sexual orientations and faiths should do so without public funding. It’s really quite simple.
Labor Party hasn’t decided when it would amend the negative gearing tax break. But Labor is committed to keeping negative gearing only for newly constructed homes.
NSW Greens MP Jeremy Buckingham, the target of these seven-year-old claims, refuses to step down from his position at his party’s request, calling them ‘corrupt and rotten’.
Limit government to what we need it for, and we will all save thousands of dollars in tax. If government spending was halved, this would allow taxes to be almost halved as well, leaving a modest surplus to pay down the government’s appalling debt.
Home Affairs Minister Peter Dutton knows all too well the dangers involved with slackening Australia’s strict and effective border protection policies.
Australia is anticipated to join a US-led resolution at the UN condemning the attacks, according to AAP. Unsurprisingly, this move will shift Australia closer to Israel under our current PM.
Labor and the Greens, along with some crossbench support, managed to push a bill to transfer sick asylum seekers on Manus Island and Nauru to Australia all the way to the Senate.
This week in Canberra, Abbott lobbied for better pay and working conditions for teachers in remote areas, in an effort to combat the current poor quality of education for our indigenous youth.
We can’t be certain. But we expect the din over Scott Morrison’s intervention to save Liberal MP Craig Kelly from a sticky preselection in his safe Sydney seat of Hughes would be a lot quieter if Kelly were a woman.
Australia’s election process is among the best in the world. But that doesn’t mean there may not be ways to improve it. Below you’ll find the proposed changes that are intended to improve the federal election process.
The government wants to manipulate your dietary choices with a big stick tax approach. And like some horror movie character that never quite dies, the sugar tax is back…again.
With only 25 million citizens, Australia is a minnow compared to most of its neighbours. And that leaves our democracy vulnerable to interference from foreign nations looking to influence government policies.
Mr Turnbull attempted to stop Liberal executives from sparing conservative Sydney MP Craig Kelly a preselection battle. This didn’t go in Mr Turnbull’s favour.
Left-wing agitators would have you believe that the Coalition cares only for the deep pockets of big business and thinks not at all about the average Aussie worker.
Tasmania’s economy recorded its fastest growth in a decade in 2017/18, according to Tasmanian Chamber of Commerce and Industry’s 2018 report. That sounds good.