Derryn Hinch has split with Catherine Cumming, one of his new Victorian MPs, just one week after she was elected.
- by Adam Carey
The Labor Party is going to court to fight for a recount in Ripon, the regional seat the Liberals won by just 15 votes.
- by Melissa Cunningham & Benjamin Preiss
Glenn Druery netted perhaps $200,000 to deliver a record number of minor parties to the Victorian cross bench; and likely kill his own business model.
- by Royce Millar, Benjamin Preiss & Ben Schneiders
The Victorian Liberal Party elected a new leadership team on Thursday.
- by Adam Carey & Benjamin Preiss
Former head of Australia's peak organ donation agency to run against former MP Robert Clark.
- by Adam Carey
Quotas for women in the Liberal Party are squarely on the agenda for the first time after a disastrous election loss that could see as few as nine women representing the entire party in the 128-seat Victorian parliament.
- by Farrah Tomazin, Royce Millar & Ben Schneiders
Farmers in Victoria's west are increasingly concerned that an Animal Justice party candidate could be elected as one of Western Victoria’s five Upper House MPs.
- by Everard Himmelreich
Whichever way you cut it, the Liberal Party is in serious trouble. Is there a brand of conservatism that appeals to Victoria, NSW and Queensland all at the same time? Or, is it already too late?
- by Rachael Dexter & David Estcourt
Former opposition leader Matthew Guy was "unelectable", according to an angry email about the Coalition's campaign fired off on Thursday by Liberal candidate for Albert Park Andrew Bond.
- by Benjamin Preiss & Sumeyya Ilanbey