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Scott Morrison offers $100 million for busy freeways in outer burbs

Scott Morrison offers $100 million for busy freeways in outer burbs

The Hume and Calder freeways will receive $100 million in total from the federal government as it moves to consolidate support in Victoria before the election.

  • by Benjamin Preiss and Adam Carey

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'Libertarian' MP calls for drug possession to be decriminalised
Drugs

'Libertarian' MP calls for drug possession to be decriminalised

Victorian MP David Limbrick used his maiden speech to call for an end to the war on drugs and pledge never to support new taxes.

  • by Adam Carey
'We let people down': Greens leader downplays bullying concerns
Greens

'We let people down': Greens leader downplays bullying concerns

Federal leader Richard Di Natale rejected claims of organisational bullying and blamed a clash of personalities for resignation of party stalwart Alex Bhathal.

  • by Christine McGinn
Fight from within: The unprecedented challenge Liberals face in their heartland seats
Federal election

Fight from within: The unprecedented challenge Liberals face in their heartland seats

The Victorian Liberal Party is besieged in seats it always tightly held. How did it come to this?

  • by Samantha Hutchinson & Benjamin Preiss
Labor's next task is to stop the energy grid going off the rails
Opinion
Energy

Labor's next task is to stop the energy grid going off the rails

Victorians have endorsed the Andrews government's support for renewable energy over fossil fuels, but Labor must also guard the grid against summer blackouts.

  • by Adam Carey
'The tail is wagging the dog': bitter Greens consider their options
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Greens

'The tail is wagging the dog': bitter Greens consider their options

The crisis engulfing the Victorian Greens has deepened, with former Batman candidate Alex Bhathal calling in her lawyers and dozens of members planning to resign in protest at her treatment.

  • by Bianca Hall
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State to reap $10 million in Werribee land sale
Infrastructure

State to reap $10 million in Werribee land sale

The Andrews Labor government is turning to its expansive portfolio of crown land to generate revenue to fund its $80 billion infrastructure promises.

  • by Sumeyya Ilanbey
'I have been loyal': Greens stalwart Alex Bhathal quits in disgust
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Greens

'I have been loyal': Greens stalwart Alex Bhathal quits in disgust

Greens stalwart Alex Bhathal has sensationally quit the party, disgusted at what she describes as a 'brutal' and 'sanctimonious' internal culture.

  • by Bianca Hall
Decision looms on charging Labor figures over 'red shirts' rorts
Victorian election

Decision looms on charging Labor figures over 'red shirts' rorts

Police will learn next week whether charges can be laid against three people over the Andrews Government's $388,000 rorts-for-votes scandal.

  • by Kaitlyn Offer
Former ABC journo preparing a challenge against Greg Hunt
ALP

Former ABC journo preparing a challenge against Greg Hunt

Tracee Hutchison is hoping to seize the safe Flinders electorate from the Liberal Party.

  • by Benjamin Preiss & Samantha Hutchinson
Liberal contest tightens to succeed Kelly O'Dwyer in Higgins
Liberal Party

Liberal contest tightens to succeed Kelly O'Dwyer in Higgins

Eight candidates are vying for Liberal preselection in Chisholm, including a former state MP.

  • by Benjamin Preiss