The Turnbull government is attempting to change the conversation by introducing changes to the Medicare levy and media reform.
Amy Remeikis, Adam Gartrell Turnbull government minister Fiona Nash has been caught up in the dual citizenship fiasco, referring herself to the High Court because of her Scottish descent.
Eryk Bagshaw Treasurer Scott Morrison is encouraging older Australians to downsize and "free up home for larger families" after a Fairfax Media analysis of census data found more than 2000 homes in Sydney and Melbourne with six or more bedrooms and only one person living in them.
James Massola, chief political correspondent The Turnbull government may need just one more vote in the Senate to pass its $8.2 billion Medicare levy.
Michael Koziol, Peter Martin, Michaela Whitbourn The ABS will spend $6 million on the survey before the High Court decides next month whether it is legally valid.
Amy Remeikis and Nicole Hasham One Nation leader Pauline Hanson has triggered a firestorm around religious freedoms after wearing a burqa into Parliament.
Liam Mannix Conservative senator Cory Bernardi??? has called for Parliament to be suspended until the constitutional crisis engulfing a growing number of MPs can be resolved.
Adam Gartrell, Liam Mannix "There's a dark cloud hanging over the Parliament. We need to resolve it for the good and wellbeing of the body politic."
Katie Burgess Rainbow buses, roundabouts could be seen around the city as the ACT government pushes for marriage equality.
Adam Gartrell, Political Correspondent Controversial Greens senator Lee Rhiannon has been accused of misleading the producers of the ABC's Four Corners by falsely claiming she featured in footage of activists getting arrested at an anti-apartheid protest.