Federal Funding Frenzy To Make Up For WA’s GST Shortfall

Prime Minister, Malcolm Turnbull’s trip to Perth saw the announcement of a record amount of Federal funding for our State. A major $3.2 billion dollars has been committed for the 2018-2019 Federal budget, with hopes of rectifying WA’s unfair share of the GST. “We’ve never made any bones about the fact that the current arrangements…

Tensions Increase Between Australia and China as Foreign Interference Laws Introduced

Malcolm Turnbull has admitted to increasing tensions between Australia and China following Canberra’s increased crackdown on foreign interference. The Prime Minister conceded that there was some strain between the two nations with the tension arising after the Federal Government’s announcement of a revamp of Australian laws against political donations and espionage. “There is certainly some…

Multicultural Groups Slammed Government’s Push On Tougher English Tests

During a recent speech at the Menzies Research Centre, Citizenship Minister Alan Tudge has stated his argument regarding Australia’s multiculturalism and challenge on integration. Although he agreed that Australia is a successful multicultural nation, he warned that the achievement cannot be taken for granted. His comments have triggered debates as the Federal Government plans to…

Bill Shorten’s GST Push For WA During Labour Day Rally

Federal Opposition Leader Bill Shorten arrived in Perth during his Labor Federal Field Campaign, promising a better GST share Western Australia. Mr Shorten was joined by WA Premier Mark McGowan and Deputy Premier Roger Cook participated in the rally at the Joondalup Health Campus this morning. After introducing Labor’s candidate team for the 2019 Federal…

Barnaby Joyce Quits As Deputy Prime Minister And Nationals Leader

Barnaby Joyce has announced his resignation as Deputy Prime Minister and Federal Nationals Leader today after a turbulent few weeks involving his private life. The resignation comes after the discovery that Mr Joyce had been involved in an affair with his former staffer, Vikki Campion, who is now pregnant with his child. Mr Joyce said…

Barnaby Joyce Personal Life Saga a Non Story Beat-Up: Expert

The saga over Barnaby Joyce’s private life is “not a real story” and a distraction for the Federal Government, a politics expert claims. Murdoch University politics and policy lecturer Ian Cook said it was just a way for news publications to generate content because “people like these stories about people’s private lives” and would not…

State Politicians Reacted Over The Barnaby Affair

Prime Minister, Malcom Turnbull has banned sexual relations in parliament, after Barnaby Joyce made a shocking error of judgement in having an affair with a woman working in his office. Mr Joyce has been criticised for humiliating the Liberal party. A change in the ministerial standards would ensure incidents like this will not be tolerated.…