Mark Colvin

First Name: Mark
Last Name: Colvin
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16 March 2017

Like something out of the television series 'Utopia' - the Prime Minister, Malcolm Turnbull, has announced a 'feasibility study' as the solution to Australia's energy issues.

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1 March 2017

The latest Transparency International corruption survey has revealed major worries among the Australian population about perceived back-room deals between business and government.

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23 February 2017

The influential former head of treasury, Ken Henry, has again hit out at the political process today in some of his strongest language yet about the dangers of economic inaction.

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22 February 2017

Experts warn that as people are expected to live for longer, adequate social and health structures must be put in place.

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6 December 2016

The author of a scathing report about the Territory's corrections system has finished his second day of evidence at public hearings this week, saying that continued departmental dysfunction will...

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30 November 2016

The Barnett Government has announced a plan to sell 51% of the state's power operator, Western Power.

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16 November 2016

NSW Premier, Mike Baird, is being accused of watering down the powers of the state's crime and corruption watchdog, ICAC.
 

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24 October 2016

A new reports highlights just how dependent the Australian economy is on the housing market.

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18 October 2016

When was the last time you successfully bargained for a pay rise? With low levels of inflation and wages growth, the statistics show it's becoming harder for Australians to advance into a higher...

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12 October 2016

Former Victorian Emergency Services Minister, Andre Haermeyer, says the Andrews Government has given too much ground to the firefighters' union, and a new deal for paid firefighters risks public...