Rachel Withers is the contributing editor of The Monthly Today.
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Whose budget is this anyway?
Could the treasurer and shadow treasurer be in agreement?
Budgets and borders
The government floods the media with pre-budget announcements
Spendathon or spinathon?
With an election looming, the Coalition seeks a political recovery
Christian Porter wants his defamation case to run on his terms
The government’s travel-ban dance is a waste of precious time
‘Nobody’s going to be jailed’
So long as they don’t come home, that is
Morrison backs away
The PM muddies the water on the India travel ban
The blame game
Who is responsible for the government’s India travel sanctions?
The drums of culture war
Scott Morrison doesn’t miss a beat on identity politics
Hey, big spender
The government goes big, and saves small for later
A tale of two leaders
War games and statements from the heart
When one border closes, another one opens
Morrison rebounds and Labor goes on the attack
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