Again, we’re discussing our poor welfare system, and Canberra’s inability to increase Newstart. Both parties have had their opportunities to move it, and they still do. Whether they will, is, unfortunately, a matter of discussion.
In order to fix our glacially slow broadband network, the government is pushing through a new tax. Aren’t we already paying for something that doesn’t work?
Today, our politicians gleefully accepted a rise in their salary. However, the number of days they actually sat in parliament is the second fewest since 1901.
Bill Shorten may have waged a war against cancer, however, our government has long cashed in on our smoking habit.
As Scott Morrison remains tight-lipped about the source of the government breach, Twitter has speculated the origin of the hack.
Despite the higher fines and the measures this government has introduced, the responsibility to help our farmers lies with every Australian.
In a bill that was rushed through last week, the Turnbull government has clamped down on freedom of expression under the guise of national security.
While the Royal Commission into Child Sex abuses has been hugely important, we now need a government to be as strong as the victims.
According to the NSW Government, those who vape are the same as those who smoke cigarettes. But, with smoking figures down, is it a short-sighted move?
China has developed glasses technology that allows the wearer to cross-check faces with government databases. Truth is, we’re not that far off implementing it here.
After a study discovered that 75% of people no longer trusted their government, the next Brexit is a ‘when’ not an ‘if’.
The government has used the threat of terrorism to justify their new nationwide database, but considering all the other measures passed, a clear picture of control emerges. Nanny state? You betcha.
Yesterday, treasured 1990’s icon, Agro smeared his legacy when he joined One Nation. While some people are angry, I say that it’s a perfect metaphor for the general insanity of 2017.
Last week something important was achieved by the Government, but it passed without discussion. It’s not that I blame the left, maybe they’re just hard-wired to pick fault.
Typically, it came to light and passed without comment. However, the Federal Budget ignoring the needs of 12 million needs to be shouted from the rooftops.
The full effect of Trump’s twisting of language and facts may be felt overseas, as his governance tactics may surrender the ground won by democracy over the past half century.
Move over Nigerian princes, for there’s a new scamster in town. Centrelink’s shenanigans have gotten out of hand, and the solution requires a man with “a very particular set of skills…”
The momentous National Disability Insurance Scheme is now a reality in NSW, with 12,000 already onboard, this transformative plan is only set to grow larger.
Having endured the shock of losing my career and registering with Centrelink, I decided to chart the first steps of my experience.
Having lived in both countries, the reaction to Terrorism in Belgium and Turkey are markedly different.
The recent “Out There” Summit tied up the development of Western Sydney as an attractive bow on the unwanted gift that is Badgery’s Creek Airport.
Avoiding paying that outstanding toll? Ugur Nedim has the bitter facts of an industry which needs reform but threatens jail time.