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Government stares down backbench concerns over energy break-up powers

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The government had to overcome objections from its own MPs to the controversial divestiture laws. read more

More than 20,000 extra mining workers needed by 2024: report

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The peak body for the mining industry has warned a skills shortage looms if the government does not boost training. read more

Morrison government's big stick should be pointing at itself

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Australia is facing uncertain times with no energy policy or substantial plan for dealing with shocks like the attack on the Saudi refinery. read more

200,000 Australians with a disability struggling to get by on Newstart: report

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Australians with a disability living on Newstart payments - after being kicked off the higher level of welfare payment - are struggling to make ends meet. read more

Morrison government takes sick leave case to the High Court

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The government will appeal to the High Court to overturn a landmark legal decision which grants shift workers more sick leave. read more

No words required to say what many are thinking about this Parliament

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Who would not prefer to be invisible in this vapid parliament? Bob Katter appears to speak for many, without using a word. read more

Australia not worried about oil shortages following Saudi attacks

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Energy Minister Angus Taylor says the impact from the Saudi oil attacks will be "minimal" as Australia has "good stocks around the world". read more

Stifling debate

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Government wants to be a monopoly provider of opinion as it smacks down big businesses for having a view on "social" issues read more

'Perfectly legitimate' for businesses to speak out on social issues: BCA

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The nation's peak business lobby group has defended the right of its members to speak out on both economic and social issues. read more

'Nearly died of shock': Katter says Gladys Liu needs to explain China links after awkward moment

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Bob Katter rushed to sit with the Liberals and Nationals during a vote in question time, then he realised who he sat next to. read more