The former prime minister has thrust himself back into the spotlight, calling on his successor to call an election as soon as possible. Here's why.
High-profile Labor MP Emma Husar backflips on a promise not to contest the next federal election after it emerges the party has already chosen her replacement.
Scott Morrison vows to deliver a surplus budget in April before sending Australians to the polls for a federal election, but his hold on power has been threatened even more with a Liberal backbencher moving to the crossbench.
The psychological impact of Saturday's devastating loss for the Liberals in Victoria means a number of MPs have decided they can no longer stay silent and Scott Morrison is under pressure to save the party from electoral death, writes Patricia Karvelas.
The Agriculture Minister, who holds the safest federal government seat in Queensland, is yet to be endorsed for re-election despite receiving unanimous local support.
Labor announces that if elected, it would set up a new office of the evaluator general to ensure taxpayer money was being spent as it should — and yielding results.
The Prime Minister signals the start of the Coalition's re-election bid with a week-long bus road trip throughout marginal seats across Queensland.
Katter's Australian Party MP Bob Katter says that when he was first elected and re-elected as an independent in the early 2000s, no independent had ever got re-elected. RMIT ABC Fact Check finds his claim to be wrong.