Ross Peake Canberra may soon have a third seat in federal Parliament due to its booming population.
Ross Peake The ACT continues to lead the nation in the take-up rate for the national broadband network fibre.
Ross Peake Quentin Bryce was praised as a role model for women and girls and a strong defender of human rights.
Ross Peake The revolt at the Eureka Stockade is Australia's greatest story and deserves far greater prominence, according to ACT Labor MP Andrew Leigh.
Ross Peake The ACT economy may be entering a gloomy period, with building approvals slowing in contrast to national trends.
Ross Peake Newly elected Liberal senator Zed Seselja is determined to break tradition by moving his electorate office out of Civic.
Ross Peake Visitors to Parliament House – and possibly staff – will have to pay for parking from July.
Ross Peake The ACT's MPs are relatively cheap for taxpayers compared with some of their colleagues.
Ross Peake Liberal Zed Seselja is now speaking more confidently of victory in the ACT Senate race, after being welcomed into Friday's meeting of Coalition MPs.
Ross Peake Is that mark on the ballot paper a tick or an X or a chicken scratch?
Ross Peake The Liberal Party and the Greens are both confident of snatching the second ACT Senate spot.
Ross Peake The Labor Party has formally launched its election campaign for the ACT with balloons, biscuits and a multi-million dollar gift.
Ross Peake The jobs of the ACT's two federal MPs are as safe as houses when voters go to the ballot box in two weeks.
Ross Peake The battle for the ACT's second Senate spot will intensify on Saturday when Canberra Liberals launch their federal election campaign.
Peter Jean and Ross Peake A new hospital, light-rail system and convention centre are at the top of an ACT pork-barrelling wish list Katy Gallagher has sent to Kevin Rudd and Tony Abbott.
Ross Peake Greens candidate Simon Sheikh has confidence for the difficult battle to win an ACT Senate seat in the election.
Ross Peake Billionaire miner Clive Palmer says he has been overwhelmed with interest from political candidates for his new political party
Ross Peake The sudden ballot for the Labor Party leadership split the party's MPs in the ACT.
Ross Peake Mike Kelly: "Kevin is a magnificent campaigner, he has tremendous capacity"
Ross Peake Canberra’s federal Labor MPs are waiting anxiously to see how they might fit into Prime Minister Kevin Rudd’s frontbench.