The Australian Conservatives party, represented in the Senate by Cory Bernardi, will amalgamate with the Family First Party, the ABC understands. Family First has two representatives in the South Aust...
Family First's Lucy Gichuhi is presumed to be the front-runner.
Changes to the Racial Discrimination Act failed to pass the Senate.
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'I had absolutely nothing. I had not a cent to my name.'
It has been called a 'win for regional Victoria'.
PM Malcolm Turnbull has called it an 'inadvertent oversight'.
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It's bad news for those on Manus and Nauru, and really bad news for Malcolm Turnbull.
Turnbull is reaching into Howard's 'fair go' and 'mateship' playbook.
A parliamentary inquiry established nearly two years ago to investigate housing affordability has made no recommendations, drawing strong criticism from the Opposition. The committee report came after...
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They've shoehorned jokes into almost every answer.
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau came under fire Wednesday after grabbing one member of Parliament and elbowing another. Video footage from the floor of the House of Commons shows Trudeau grabbi...
In Australia, federal elections must be held every three years while, globally, 90 percent of countries have four or five-year terms. This statistical anomaly is a hangover from federation. But there's not likely to be change any time soon.