The royal commission into bushfires begins today and evidence is growing that logging native forests drastically increases their fire risk.
A "significant" reporting error has seen the cost of the Morrison government's $130 billion JobKeeper scheme revised down to $70 billion, after some businesses filled out the application form wrong.
The levy was expected to generate about $100 million in additional annual revenue fund protection from foreign pests and diseases.
The Queensland border could remained close for another four months, which has lead to a war of words between the two state governments.
The government is rushing through legislation that will make it easier to export medical cannabis and hemp products, to gain support from One Nation in the Senate.
All sides of politics have voiced their growing concerns over China's antagonistic trade actions, fearing could be just a taste of what is to come.