The 'average' member of cabinet/shadow cabinet is very different to the 'average' Australian.
Sally Young

Is the Coalition's Direct Action Plan properly costed? 
Katherine Lake

Putting the Coalition’s much anticipated schools policy under the microscope. (A.K.A.: What are independent public schools?)
Bronwyn Hinz

Independent candidates are a visible presence in this election. But will they be as effective for their constituents as those from major parties?
Charles Everist

Your quick and easy election night guide to help you make sense of each seat.
Maria Rae

The Abbott government considers implementing its policies. Wes Mountain

Despite some claims of bias, the opinion polls were largely an accurate predictor of the election result.
Dr Denis Muller

The Coalition might find dealing with the new Senate is like herding cats. Dr Damon Alexander

Your quick guide to Tony Abbott's first ministry.
Election Watch team

Following the election of the Coalition to government, all but one of the seven members of NBN Co have handed in their resignations.  Emma Dawson

Foreign aid is often vulnerable to being cut to find budget savings in other areas.
Dr Bina Fernandez