All posts by Michelle Grattan

View from The Hill: Labor strongly ahead in Newspoll and Resolve, as election race enters final half

View from The Hill: Labor strongly ahead in Newspoll and Resolve, as election race enters final half

This article is republished from The Conversation under a Creative Commons license. Read the original article here. Labor’s confidence will be boosted by two polls showing it holding a strong lead, as Anthony Albanese carried off a well-orchestrated party launch in Perth on Sunday. Newspoll, published in Monday’s Australian, has Labor ahead on a two-party…

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He’s the treasurer who may become the next leader of the Liberal Party. So how high can Josh Frydenberg fly?

He’s the treasurer who may become the next leader of the Liberal Party. So how high can Josh Frydenberg fly?

This article is republished from The Conversation under a Creative Commons license. Read the original article here. `This is the first in a two-part series on the major parties’ Treasury spokespeople. You can read Carol Johnson’s profile of Jim Chalmers here. When Josh Frydenberg was studying law at Monash University, he’d tell fellow students he…

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Grattan on Friday: A new government would bring changes for the bureaucrats in the Canberra ‘bubble’

Grattan on Friday: A new government would bring changes for the bureaucrats in the Canberra ‘bubble’

This article is republished from The Conversation under a Creative Commons license. Read the original article here. With a change of government a real prospect according to the opinion polls, public servants are starting to gossip about what an Albanese administration would mean for them. For Canberra’s bureaucrats, it’s been a cold climate in the…

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