Bridie Jabour Queensland's former deputy premier Andrew Fraser is the latest member of the state's defeated Labor government to score a position in Sydney but will not be migrating south for the gig.
Daniel Hurst Premier Campbell Newman has given a glowing endorsement of his health minister, as the Liberal National Party government sought to go on the attack over cuts to Queensland Health.
Daniel Hurst Analysis of union claims that Queensland Premier Campbell Newman has broken election promises over his plans for the public service.
Tony Moore Brisbanetimes.com.au approached several of Labor’s former MPs to guage their reaction to their new lives four months after their savage election loss. One obliged.
Daniel Hurst The Queensland government will ban single people and same-sex couples from having a child through surrogacy, in a bombshell move announced during last night's fiery debate on watering down same-sex...
Analysis Tracey Ferrier CAMPBELL NEWMAN claims to be the underdog. But the Liberal National Party leader's cocky declaration of ''game on'' in the Queensland election campaign paints him as precisely the opposite.
Daniel Hurst Queensland's public sector union has ruled out campaigning for any political party at the upcoming election, a day after its secretary left the door open to backing the Liberal National Party.
Queensland's Crime and Misconduct Commission has warned that political candidates who use the watchdog to score cheap points could face prosecution.
Daniel Hurst Aspiring premier Campbell Newman has flagged higher pay rises for public servants, but also a reduction to the overall size of the public service.
Daniel Hurst The Bligh Government will race to make same-sex civil unions available within the next few months, amid a Liberal National Party threat to tear up the law if no one had registered their relationship...
Gabrielle Dunlevy THE final week of parliament usually has a last week of school feeling to it, but not when it's likely the last chance to make up ground before an election.
Daniel Hurst A Liberal National Party decision on scrapping the same-sex civil union law hinges on whether at least one couple has entered into such an arrangement by the time of a change of government.
The Queensland government plans to expand the port of Abbot Point to nine terminals on the back of overwhelming demand from the private sector.
Kym Agius Same sex couples in Queensland now have the right to enter into legally recognised civil unions.
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 The Liberal National Party and independents have failed to prevent the debate on same-sex civil unions from going ahead in Queensland Parliament tonight, despite complaints the legislation had...
Bridie Jabour As Queensland Parliament prepares today to debate the civil partnerships bill, an outspoken critic and key supporter have gone head to head to argue their case.
Daniel Hurst The opposition candidate challenging for Deputy Premier Andrew Fraser inner-city electorate has revealed her in-principle support for allowing same-sex civil unions.
Major new projects in Queensland will be required to consider how to create more local jobs in a state government bid to better support the steel industry.
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.