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Will Kevin Rudd's leadership reforms prevent brutal leadership spills? 
Nicholas Reece

To what extent are voters engaged in the election and election issues? 
Cathy Harper

Why are politicians generally viewed as untrustworthy? 
Dr Jackie Dickenson

The Coalition has released its election policy costings just two days before voters go to the polls. Read them all here.

Advocacy groups are now operating from the political parties' campaign playbook.
Nicholas Reece

Australia must temper its impulse to be paternalistic towards PNG
Jonathan Schultz

University of Melbourne students on that thing called the economy, September 7 and exactly how many pollies are Slytherins…
The Farrago Team

NSW Premier Barry O'Farrell lashes out at the Prime Minister Kevin Rudd over his proposal to move Navy ships from Sydney's Garden Island. 
Wes Mountain

The Abbott government considers implementing its policies. Wes Mountain

Universities may receive a stay of execution from funding cuts.
Gwil Croucher

The Government plans to resettle boat people in PNG
Wes Mountain

Will Tony Abbott's decision to preference Labor ahead of the Greens have any significant effect?
Nicholas Reece  

High education hasn't been a central issue in mainstream media. But voters do care. 
Gwilym Croucher and Sam Rosevear

How often did you hear during this election campaign that it was a choice of the least worst option? Associate Professor Sally Young

History would suggest today's political journalists might actually be sexist, without intending to or even being aware of the fact.
Sally Young.