A former Queensland MP who once spoke of turning Cairns into Australia's Las Vegas will contest a Senate seat for the anti-gambling party Family First.
Daniel Hurst Long-serving rural Queensland MP Ray Hopper says he defected from the Liberal National Party because his conscience would not allow him to serve under the Newman government's leadership.
Tony Moore When Clive Palmer invoked the ghosts of the United Australia Party at a media conference on Thursday afternoon, it is not clear that he knew the ghost he was invoking.
Bridie Jabour Katter's Australian Party will run a candidate in every seat at the federal election but Kennedy will not be up for grabs after Bob Katter ruled out a senate run.
Bridie Jabour Katter's Australian Party's national director has announced his resignation in a shock statement.
Tony Moore House of Power forum tackles everything from nuclear energy to airport noise.
Miranda Forster Australian Greens leader Bob Brown and maverick independent MP Bob Katter have come together in an unlikely alliance at a southern Queensland court to support an anti-coal seam gas activist.
Daniel Hurst The Bob Katter show is never boring.
Daniel Hurst It's crunch time for a proposal to allow couples to register their relationships as "civil unions" in Queensland. brisbanetimes.com.
Daniel Hurst A bill to allow same-sex civil unions is likely to come down to the wire when it's voted on in Queensland Parliament this week.
Marissa Calligeros Prisoners should be subject to a ‘‘tough love’’ regime whereby air-conditioning is removed from cells, according to a state MP.
Daniel Hurst Former opposition leader Jeff Seeney is set to be endorsed as the interim Liberal National Party leader at a party room meeting later today.
Amy Remeikis An ABC radio presenter has been taken off the air after it was revealed she was the voice behind a controversial anti gay marriage television commercial by Katter's Australian Party.