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  • MP Emma Husar loses NSW Labor endorsement for seat of Lindsay

    Husar says she is ‘deeply disappointed’ and is considering her options Emma Husar says she is “deeply disappointed” and is considering her options by NSW Labor’s decision to dump her as the party’s candidate for the seat of Lindsay. The state administrative committee met on Friday and “resolved to withdraw its endorsement” of the sitting member at next year’s federal election, the party said in a statement. Continue reading

    the Guardian
  • Finnish parties find consensus at cross-party climate summit

    Finland’s politicians are to launch a cross-party working group to figure out the best way to fight climate change.

    Yle Uutiset
  • Could the Orioles find their manager in the world of politics?

    On the heels of Condoleeza Rice’s almost-interview with the Browns, Monday’s Say Hey, Baseball brings you a potential managerial candidate for the Orioles. For a few wonderfully confusing hours yesterday, we existed in a world wherein the Cleveland Browns were going to interview Condoleeza Rice for their head coach. Of course, both the Browns and Rice denied the validity of this report almost before Twitter had begun to turn it into an array of memes. Rightly so that it turned out to be false, I...
  • Trump scrambles to find his next Chief of Staff

    President Trump is facing a tight deadline after his first choice to replace Chief of Staff John Kelly turned down the job. And the applicant pool is reportedly thin since anyone interested faces the possibility of answering to the Special Counsel