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Making good neighbours out of magpies
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Making good neighbours out of magpies

This is nesting season and it pays for cyclists or walkers to keep on the right side of magpies.

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Coalition is out of time on its energy policy message
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Coalition is out of time on its energy policy message

The reason the Morrison Government's latest pronouncements on energy policy sank without a trace this week is that nobody is listening to them anymore.

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Australia needs to send a strong signal to Saudis
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Australia needs to send a strong signal to Saudis

What will it take for Australia to realise it can no longer look the other way as Saudi Arabia wages war on its enemies by breaking all the rules?

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The messy business of measuring government
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The messy business of measuring government

Is the public service's growing reliance on consultants effective? There are many views, but little evidence.

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Liberals must knuckle down and learn to listen in wake of Wentworth
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Liberals must knuckle down and learn to listen in wake of Wentworth

If the Coalition loses its single-seat majority it isn't the end of the world. Kerryn Phelps is a grown-up. They will have to learn to listen however.  

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Becoming a republic won't dim our love for the royals
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Becoming a republic won't dim our love for the royals

The argument over whether Australia should cut ties to the Monarchy has little to do with the adoring crowds queuing to glimpse the young royals.

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Week of woe may have cost the Liberals Wentworth
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Week of woe may have cost the Liberals Wentworth

While it's well known that a week is a long time in politics the last seven days must have seemed like an eternity for Scott Morrison.

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Billion dollar dodgy building bill is unacceptable
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Billion dollar dodgy building bill is unacceptable

Time is running out for the ACT Government on the issue of dodgy building that is claimed to have cost the Territory about $1 billion in the last eight years.

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Ian Kiernan was a great Australian, we need a lot more like him
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Ian Kiernan was a great Australian, we need a lot more like him

NSW Transport Minister Andrew Constance will be explaining why he named a new Sydney ferry "Ferry McFerryface" rather than after Ian Kiernan forever.

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Voters unlikely to fall for Israel embassy review
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Voters unlikely to fall for Israel embassy review

When Trump shifted the US embassy to Jerusalem he was desperate to divert attention away from a domestic crisis. Morrison has learnt from the master.

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It's time to sit down and talk seriously about tax
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It's time to sit down and talk seriously about tax

The PricewaterhouseCoopers' report on Australia's tax system should kick start a debate over how governments should raise money and how they should spend it.

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