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Rort fears as 457 visa loophole reopened

Unions say the move, which was introduced on February 14, undermines Australian job security while deliberately reopening a loophole that can easily …

Australia

Barnaby Joyce makes surprise call to ABC radio to talk about class and bogans

Barnaby: "G'day Natasha… "I think if people honestly believe that there's a class system then it would be clearly identifiable as you walk down the …

Grilled: PM vs the 14-year-olds

Mr Abbott seemed unaware of the weighty topics he was to face when he greeted the students, rubbing his hands and promising “no extra taxes”.<p>Wasting …

Liberal Party

The "shoppies" rotten borough in WA Labor

Parties keep saying they want to attract better candidates and then continue to throw up some shockers. On the evidence, one such has the top spot on …

Australia

Reza Barati murder arrests expected within days

''Hopefully either this week or early next week, we are going to make arrests,'' he said. ''We are looking at three to four guys to be arrested and …

Scott Morrison

Social media has nothing on these political disasters

<b>You think social media is to blame for our poor political debate? Think again. There are six moments in our recent history that have taken a</b> …

Fiona Nash's decision to axe drug and alcohol adviser has cost $1 million

Senator Nash was censured in Parliament this month for misleading the Senate and refusing to produce documentation outlining how her chief of staff …

We don't want a US-style army of working poor

There is so much wrong with this legislation. But perhaps most worrying of all are those changes to individual flexibility arrangements that would …

Working-class

Qantas 'pressured on carbon tax'

Yet Fairfax Media has learnt senior management at the Flying Kangaroo felt, through general public statements and private communications, that the …

Australia

Coalition finds ideology, but does it have a vision?

But politics is always compromised to some degree, and the political imperatives in such cases are typically clear, focused as they are on winning …

Australia

Renewable energy finally makes economic sense

<i>Critics says renewable energy cannot supply a reliable base-load of electricity, a claim rejected by author Mark Diesendorf. In this opinion piece,</i> …

To cut fairly, you must look at tax expenditures

<b>By reviewing tax expenditure separately from direct expenditure, the Federal Government can't know the full extent of spending and thus where cuts</b> …

The real politics of the possible

<b>Politicians have the power to eliminate the most egregious examples of social disadvantage, but instead they spend their time dealing with issues</b> …

What's prompted Abbott's sudden drying out?

<b>Our Prime Minister appears to have lurched further to the right and is bent on taking a hardline economic approach, but what has prompted this sudden</b> …

The simple truth of our 'miracle' economy

<b>We've been riding high for so long the economy is beginning to get weak at the knees. Soon enough we will need to figure out how to live in a</b> …

Coalition wages blunt IR campaign

<b>Expect penalty rates, working hours and weekend wages to be a hot topic in coming months as the Government mounts its industrial relations campaign,</b> …

Nocookies

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Nocookies

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Nocookies

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Parents unhappy with P&C form breakaway network to help schools

''In the last decade the amount of compliance, governance, regulation and rules has just grown phenomenally and there's just no support for people …

Health and Safety