Posts by Rob Keating

Volume 73 – Number 24 – political news

Photo of Prime Minister Scott Morrison doing an elbow bump with Ken Wyatt MP Minister for Indigenous Australians

Below is a summary version of this edition. Paid subscribers gain access to the full version of the newsletter as well as accessing video content in the members site and also there are back copies of the newsletter.Visit http://insidecanberra.com/subscribe to select your option. The Week in Politics With Parliament not sitting the main focus has been on…

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Volume 73 – number 23 – political news

The Week in Politics T his week Labor finally got what they wanted from the Government in terms of further details regarding JobKeeper and JobSeeker. The Government had consistently said they would provide an update this week when the Treasurer provided the Economic and Fiscal update. Prime Minister Scott Morrison got the jump on that…

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Volume 73 – number 22 – political news

Below is a summary version of this edition. Subscribers gain access to the full version of the newsletter as well as accessing video content in the members site and also there are backcopies of the newsletter.Visit http://insidecanberra.com/subscribe to select your option. The Week in Politics At a press conference on Friday last week the Prime Minister let…

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Volume 73 – number 21 – political news

Below is a summary version of this edition. Subscribers gain access to the full version of the newsletter as well as accessing video content in the members site and also there are backcopies of the newsletter.Visit http://insidecanberra.com/subscribe to select your option. The Week in Politics The Eden-Monaro by-election held our attention over the weekend. As the votes…

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Volume 73 – number 20 – political news

The Week in Politics T he Government are looking to break a 100-year trend where a government has not won a by-election seat from the opposition since December 18, 1920. Liberal candidate Fiona Kotvojs is contesting the Eden-Monaro by-election but she is facing an uphill battle if we can believe a poll from the Australia…

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Volume 73 – number 19 – political news

Photo of Chief Medical Officer Professor Brendan Murphy wearing a Matildas scarf as he arrived for a press conference at Parliament House.

The Week in Politics The theme this week followed on from the Prime Minister’s visit to Polo Flat where he spoke about infrastructure and jobs as part of the Snowy 2.0 project. Polo Flat is a construction site for the concrete segment factory. On Monday Prime Minister Scott Morrison was on hand at West Pennant…

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Volume 73 – number 18 – political news

A photo of the Prime Minister Scott Morrison looking across at the Speaker Tony Smith during Question Time in the House of Representatives

Below is a summary version of edition 18 for 2020. To read the full version you need to subscribe. As a subscriber you receive the newsletter and can access back copies. You also gain access to video content inside of our membership site. The Week in Parliament We saw something rare in Parliament this week,…

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Volume 73 – number 17 – political news

Photo of Prime Minister Scott Morrison during Question Time on 11 June 2020

Published 12 June 2020 Below is a summary version of edition no. 17 for 2020. To access the full version you need to subscribe. The Week in Parliament During Question Time Prime Minister Scott Morrison said, “Every death in custody, particularly Indigenous deaths in custody, is an absolute national shame and tragedy.” (Photo by Rob Keating) Parliament…

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Volume 73 – number 13 – political news

Published 15 May 2020  The Week in Politics  This week we saw the return of Parliament for a three-day sitting from Tuesday to Thursday.  Both chambers were held with reduced numbers however the Members and Senators would rotate through unlike the previous COVID-19 sessions that saw less politicians actually sit in the Parliament. On Monday…

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Volume 73 – number 12 – political news

Published 8 May 2020. Below is a summary of edition no. 12 for 2020. To access the full version you need to subscribe. Click the link to the left to view your subscription options.  The Week in Politics This afternoon the Prime Minister announced a COVIDSafe 3-step framework that was approved by the National Cabinet. It…

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