Premier Berejiklian shakes up Cabinet; adds seven new faces

Queanbeyan, New South Wales is often associated with national politics as the centre of the Federal bellwether electorate of Eden-Monaro, but today it became the focus of NSW politics as the venue for Premier Gladys Berejiklian’s Cabinet announcement. It was hard not to look at the politics of both the …

A new Premier for New South Wales

Gladys Berejiklian has been elected as leader of the Liberal Party and will be sworn in as the 45th Premier of New South Wales later today. She was elected unopposed by the party room with Dominic Perrottet elected Deputy Leader. Berejiklian is a formidable operator with a keen eye for …

The Fourth Turnbull Ministry

Prime Minister Turnbull turns to those he trusts The removalists at Parliament House will be back to work next week as the office reshuffle occurs around the latest Turnbull Government ministerial changes – the fourth since the Prime Minister was sworn in in late 2015. Turnbull has taken the opportunity …

Welcome back Arthur Sinodinos – even if it’s temporary

The appointment of Senator Arthur Sinodinos AO as acting Health Minister will see the current Government distracted, but not derailed, on its health agenda in 2017. Insiders are reporting it will business as usual for both Sussan Ley’s and Sinodinos’ offices while the review into her travel expenses is undertaken. …