Federal Politics

Matthew Knott

Matthew Knott is the education and Senate correspondent for the Sydney Morning Herald and The Age, based in Parliament House

Former resources minister Matt Canavan.

'I am not in breach', insists Matt Canavan

Former resources minister Matt Canavan says he has not breached section 44 of the constitution, but refused to release documents relating to his mother's application for his Italian citizenship.

Telcos believe NBN needs to dramatically reduce its pricing.

Labor to embrace NBN rollout compromise

Labor is preparing to put a compromise technology known as fibre-to-the-kerb at the centre of its plans for the National Broadband Network should it win the next election.