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Nationals force reluctant Turnbull to dress in Shorten's banking clothes

November 30, 2017 - 23:41 -- Admin

Grattan on Friday: Michelle Grattan, University of CanberraOnly a few months ago Bill Shorten would have thought that if he won the election he’d be delivering same-sex marriage and a royal commission into banks early in his government.Now Malcolm Turnbull is bringing us both – in each case, his hand forced by a (different) group o

Barnaby Joyce's behaviour finally becomes a New England campaign issue

November 26, 2017 - 22:49 -- Admin

Perhaps now the mainstream media will break its silence and start reporting on the allegations being made in New England about unseemly behaviour by former deputy Prime Minister Barnaby Joyce. The former independent member for the electorate Joyce is standing in this Saturday took to Twitter today with this comment: