George Brandis has defended Australia's refugee deal with the United States, affirming it is still going ahead after Malcolm Turnbull's now-infamous phone call with Donald Trump.
Heath Aston The Turnbull government would likely feel an electoral backlash in marginal seats if Sunday penalty rates are cut, polling suggests.
Anna Patty More than 7000 Commonwealth Bank of Australia part-time staff are owed millions of dollars in unpaid superannuation entitlements, according to legal advice.
Matthew Knott Government watered-down individual salary disclosure requirements during its 'red tape' repeal day.
Inga Ting Housing wouldn't define rich and poor and same-sex marriage and voluntary euthanasia would be legal.
Clay Lucas By any Melbourne standard, 310 St Kilda Road is prime real estate: opposite the Royal Botanic Gardens, metres from the Shrine and National Gallery of Victoria, and a short stroll to the city centre.
Mark Kenny, Peter Martin, Adam Gartrell Environment and Energy Minister Josh Frydenberg has conceded that scrapping the carbon tax had given consumers only a "brief respite" from rising electricity prices, forcing those with the means to invest in self-generation such as roof-top solar.
Matthew Knott Angela Zena Hadchiti had dared to hope the abuse was over.
Daniel Flitton Foreign Minister Julie Bishop has dashed to Washington for a series of high-level meetings as the US seeks to soothe relations with allies bruised in the early days of the Trump administration.
Tom McIlroy The submission by federal president, Aiden Depiazzi, and vice-president and staffer to backbench senator Eric Abetz, Josh Manuatu, calls for "strong and effective action" to control intergenerational federal government debt and for the Student Services and Amenities Fee to be abolished for university students.