Now that the die has been cast, I think it might be best if we examine exactly what we’ve signed up for.
The Morrison government prides itself on its economic track record. Their platform of employment and stability is personified in Bennelong’s John Alexander.
We know who will be doing what in the Shorten government, whereas Morrison’s cabinet merely looks like a collection of holes to be filled. Jumping beyond May 18, we know a good deal more about how a Shorten government ministry would look than the shape of a re-elected Morrison government. A rash of…
With the Turnbull-Morrison government facing its Waterloo, we thought it best to look back and attempt to define their complicated legacy. When the “mighty Roman” Gough Whitlam died, Indigenous leader Noel Pearson delivered a memorable eulogy. Channelling Monty Python, Pearson asked what had Whitlam ever done for Australia? Pearson then reeled off a…
The government’s election budget promises notable tax cuts while claiming fiduciary responsibility. Can less be more?
While I applaud the Morrison government for rethinking education funding, this should represent the first step, not the last.
Our new Energy Minister is the man behind the NEG’s collapse, and a firm denier of climate change. There might be new faces at the top, but the message remains the same.
While we now know who makes up the Morrison government, a couple of surprises remain. Including one Peter Dutton.