Alice Workman

Alice Workman


Political reporter + Strewth columnist @australian + podcast The Scrutineers | workmana@theaustralian.com.au

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Greens leader Richard Di Natale is hoping to fly a “carbon neutral” hot air balloon over Parliament House next week in a bid to take climate change protesting to fresh heights (well, higher than that guy under Brisbane’s Story Bridge).

“He can catch, can’t he?” cricketer Peter Siddle asked the room of political spinners awaiting the arrival of Scott Morrison. “I’ll just lob it … I’m not going to ping it at him."

Scott Cam was paid $74,250 in taxpayer funds by the Rudd government for a six month Centrelink contract between 7 December 2009 and 30 June 2010 for “representational services”.

"Apart from the whimsical New Zealand image of Morrison and Frydenberg dressed in waders wandering through the shallow surf with nets and hand spears in hand floundering, Chalmers has concentrated on the economy and Albanese is better off doing the same."

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George Christensen’s press sec has told journalists he’s blocked their numbers and they should never contact him again. #AusVotes19 

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Liberal minister Ken Wyatt snapped carrying United Australia Party posters at a Hasluck (WA) prepoll yesterday.

It appears the SMH opinion pages have accidentally been printed inside the Daily Telegraph.

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You've got until 18 April to enrol to vote / update your enrolment for the May 18 federal election. Tell your friends.

Pauline Hanson dumped a One Nation candidate in 2017 after I revealed he'd written a blog saying the Port Arthur massacre was a conspiracy to change gun laws. Something to keep in mind before #HowToSellAMassacre  part two tonight.

Paul Henselin, One Nation’s candidate in the seat of Fairfax in Queensland, has been caught sharing fake news that claims the Notre Dame cathedral fire is linked to jihadi terrorism and that, if elected, Labor will introduce Islamic law.

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