Ross Peake Unlike in the United States and United Kingdom, Australia's national flag on Parliament House remained at full mast on Friday.
Ross Peake Federal Parliament is expected to be told this week of a political breakthrough on high-speed rail, which will result in the project gaining a higher priority on the national agenda.
Ross Peake The Labor Party should consider giving any Australian voter a say in choosing its candidates, as part of the Opposition's attempt to re-group after its election defeat.
Ross Peake Former Eden-Monaro MP Mike Kelly will nominate for the vacancy created by Senator Carr’s resignation.
Ross Peake Canberra MP Andrew Leigh has been promoted to a shadow ministry position on the Labor frontbench announced on Friday by Opposition Leader Bill Shorten.
Ross Peake Senator Zed Seselja has begun talks to use only natural attrition to reduce the public service by 12,000.
Ross Peake Historic King's Hall at Old Parliament House will be used for the first time for the formal declaration of the ACT Senate race.
Ross Peake Greens candidate Simon Sheikh has conceded defeat on Thursday in the race to win the ACT's second Senate seat.
Ross Peake Liberal Zed Seselja is expected to be named winner of the ACT's second Senate seat on Tuesday.
Ross Peake Newly-minted MP Peter Hendy is vowing to boost small business in the electorate of Eden-Monaro to drive further growth in the region.
Ross Peake Defeated Labor MP Mike Kelly is publicly confirming he would like to enter the Senate.
Ross Peake The declaration of the ballot for the tightly fought electorate of Eden-Monaro is being pushed back to next week.
Ross Peake Labor MP Mike Kelly is set to concede defeat on Friday in the tight contest for the bellwether seat of Eden-Monaro.
Ross Peake Liberal Zed Seselja has an increased chance of winning the ACT’s second Senate spot after further counting of votes on Sunday.
Ross Peake For ACT voters, there's only one game in town – who will win the second Senate spot?
Ross Peake Canberra's voters have a lot riding on next Saturday's election, with Tony Abbott poised to win.
Ross Peake The ACT's Senate candidates from Liberal, Labor and The Greens answer questions.
Ross Peake Zed Seselja, Liberal Senate candidate for the ACT, said the analysis of claims about public service jobs showed Senator Kate Lundy was telling lies.
Ross Peake The ACT Labor Party is accusing the ACT Liberals of making a ''dirty'' preference deal with the Rise Up Australia Party.
Ross Peake The Liberal and Labor parties have placed towards the end of the ACT's Senate ballot paper.