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Canberra Analysis Blog

Close followers of federal politics in Canberra would recall that when newly-elected Prime Minister, Hon Anthony Albanese MP unveiled his new Ministry in the days after Labor’s federal election win in May last year, he declared the party would not “waste a single day in office”. Almost a year later, it’s not a phrase which…

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It’s coming up on 12 months since the coronavirus pandemic took hold in Australia – the country was hit by the first wave in March 2020 – and therefore, it’s timely to reflect on the major impact that the pandemic has had on government relations in Australia to date. In short, the two most significant…

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Prime Minister, Hon Scott Morrison MP has stated on many occasions that the global coronavirus pandemic has dealt Australia both a health crisis and an economic crisis. Accordingly, the federal government – together with state/territory governments through the newly-formed yet highly-effective National Cabinet – has been devoting an enormous amount of resources to addressing both…

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