Sean Kelly

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565 ENTRIES Sean Kelly is the author of The Game: A Portrait of Scott Morrison, a columnist for The Sydney Morning Herald and The Age, and was an adviser to Labor prime ministers Julia Gillard and Kevin Rudd.



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The Kiefel Curse

The Politics

The Kiefel Curse

High Court shenanigans

A quiet day, slightly spoiled

The Politics

A quiet day, slightly spoiled

Citizenship dramas bubbled along, but not much else

Taking your time

The Politics

Taking your time

Slow and boring sometimes wins the race

Entirely foreseeable problems

The Politics

Entirely foreseeable problems

Another predictably bad day for the government

Turnbull’s mental challenge

The Politics

Turnbull’s mental challenge

It’s been a terrible month for the government

The long view

The Politics

The long view

As Laurie Oakes retires, politicians could do worse than reflect on history

In denial

The Politics

In denial

The government jumped right back into conspiracy land

Bishop oversteps

The Politics

Bishop oversteps

Poor political execution put pressure back on the government

Baaa-naby

The Politics

Baaa-naby

Politicians are failing us on the dual citizenship mess

The Coalition has snookered itself, again

The Politics

The Coalition has snookered itself, again

It’s been a bad week for the PM

Shorten’s huge chance

The Politics

Shorten’s huge chance

The repugnant postal plebiscite will have political consequences too

A long few months

The Politics

A long few months

The “respectful debate” on marriage got off to a bad start

No good answers

The Politics

No good answers

Turnbull looks weak because he is weak

Glorious victories

The Politics

Glorious victories

Turnbull may survive today’s marriage meeting, but survival is not enough

A psychological drama

The Politics

A psychological drama

The Trump–Turnbull phone call was fascinating