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Image of Prime Minister Scott Morrison visiting Gladstone, Queensland. Image via Facebook

The Politics

Timing is everything

Will the federal election be brought forward?

Image of Opposition Leader Anthony Albanese after delivering his budget reply speech last night. Image via Twitter

The Politics

Safety in small numbers

Labor pledges billions for housing (and not much else)

Image of Opposition Leader Anthony Albanese in Question Time today. Image via ABC News

The Politics

Back to the future

Will Labor find its spine on the stage-three tax cuts?

Composite image of Treasurer Josh Frydenberg (image via Twitter) and shadow treasurer Jim Chalmers (image via Twitter)

The Politics

Whose budget is this anyway?

Could the treasurer and shadow treasurer be in agreement?

Image of Treasurer Josh Frydenberg delivering the federal budget. Image via ABC News

The Politics

Spendathon or spinathon?

With an election looming, the Coalition seeks a political recovery

The Politics

Budgets and borders

The government floods the media with pre-budget announcements

Image of Industry, Science and Technology Minister Christian Porter and Prime Minister Scott Morrison. Image © Richard Wainwright / AAP Image

The Politics

Porter’s complaint

Christian Porter wants his defamation case to run on his terms

Image of Prime Minister Scott Morrison with Employment Minister Stuart Robert at a press conference this morning. Image via ABC News

The Politics

Why wait?

The government’s travel-ban dance is a waste of precious time

Image of Deputy Prime Minister Michael McCormack speaking on ABC News Breakfast this morning. Image via ABC

The Politics

‘Nobody’s going to be jailed’

So long as they don’t come home, that is

Image of Prime Minister Scott Morrison speaking earlier today. Image via ABC News

The Politics

Morrison backs away

The PM muddies the water on the India travel ban

Image of Chief Medical Officer Paul Kelly. Image via ABC News

The Politics

The blame game

Who is responsible for the government’s India travel sanctions?

Image of Prime Minister Scott Morrison delivering a speech to the United Israel Appeal Dinner.

The Politics

The drums of culture war

Scott Morrison doesn’t miss a beat on identity politics

Image of Treasurer Josh Frydenberg delivering a pre-budget speech.

The Politics

Hey, big spender

The government goes big, and saves small for later

Images of Prime Minister Scott Morrison and Opposition Leader Anthony Albanese. Images via ABC News

The Politics

A tale of two leaders

War games and statements from the heart

Image of Prime Minister Scott Morrison speaking at a press conference this afternoon. Image via ABC News.

The Politics

Flight plan

When one border closes, another one opens