It's the last week before politicians depart for a winter break.
The Government wanted to concentrate on its so-called union-busting bill, but pressure over Newstart and the Crown Casino saga broke into the political news cycle.
And the Liberal Party's treatment of women has resurfaced as a key...
Politicians are back in the nation's capital this week, and the Government has had a win on its drought fund and is expecting a win on its national security legislation.
On both issues, they've attempted to wedge Labor, by painting them as the enemy of the people.
David Crowe, chief political...