25. Budget Review 2023

It’s budget time again, and Elana Mitchell and Steve Baty are joined by Young Democrat Rhiannon Kernot (no relation) to discuss the budget. While this episode was delayed by events, …

Bonus: Budget Explainer

Governments use the budget process to establish spending priorities and identify revenues to pay for those activities. The size and scope of those decisions make the budget process one of …

24. Budget 2023 Wish List

Join National Vice Presidents Elana Mitchell and Steve Baty as they discuss the challenges facing the Albanese Government in its first major (but technically second) budget, and their wish list …

22. Second Thoughts on the NSW State Election

It’s just as well Elana and Steve committed to completing their review of the NSW state election after the results were finalised, because their second thoughts on the NSW state …

21.2 The Unsafeguard Mechanism

This episode was recorded the day the Albanese government and the Greens came to an agreement on the implementation of the safeguard mechanism, originally developed by Tony Abbott’s government, and …

Bonus: Superannuation Explainer

Ever wondered how something about Australian government or politics worked, or saw a hot button topic on the news that you wanted to know more about?  Along with our regular …

20. Voices of Us with Tim Dunlop

Tim Dunlop is a writer, researcher, speaker and thinker, who’s written extensively on grassroots democracy and the role of the media, as well as technology and the future of work. …