Left-wing activist group GetUp! plans to make 180,000 phone calls in the marginal federal seat of Pearce to try to unseat Attorney-General Christian Porter, who holds it with a slim 3.6 per cent margin, in the group's first major foray into WA politics.
The WA Opposition calls on Alannah MacTiernan to resign amid revelations she had long-standing financial links to a company related to Carnegie Clean Energy, which later won a tender she oversaw.
An ABC investigation reveals WA Government minister Alannah MacTiernan, who oversaw a failed wave energy project, had long-standing financial links to a closely related company stretching back almost a decade.
WA Treasurer Ben Wyatt says a write-down in expected GST revenue revealed in the Federal Budget will leave a big hole in his forecasts, warning there are "some economic headwinds approaching".
Prime Minister Theresa May says she will ask the European Union for a further delay to Brexit beyond April 12 to give her time to sit down with the Labour Party in a bid to break the impasse over Britain's departure.
As the merry-go-round of federal leaders making lavish spending promises for WA continued this week, Mark McGowan could barely contain his glee, writes Jacob Kagi.
Port Pirie smelter operator Nyrstar says the local council "had no legal basis" to increase the company's rates and issue a $1.34 million bill.
As Scott Morrison returns to WA this week, the bookies are providing plenty of reasons for him to be nervous about his fortunes in the west — predicting much more red across the electoral map in the traditionally Liberal stronghold.
One Nation's Queensland party leader is heard boasting about how easy he found it to change laws, joking about what he'd do if he was rich and bemoaning Muslim immigration in dozens of conversations captured by an Al Jazeera covert investigation.
European Union leaders will offer to delay Brexit until May 22, but only if British Prime Minister Theresa May can summon support from MPs who have rejected her deal twice, otherwise London will held to a final deadline of April 12.