Nationals MP quits following leadership stoush, throwing Coalition unity into chaos | Sky News Australia

  • 📰 SkyNewsAust
  • ⏱ Reading Time:
  • 23 sec. here
  • 2 min. at publisher
  • 📊 Quality Score:
  • News: 12%
  • Publisher: 78%

Australia Headlines News

Australia Latest News,Australia Headlines

Barnaby Joyce has this morning told Sky News he never threatened to block government legislation with a 'rebel group' but did tell the Prime Minister that Michael McCormack was 'foolish'.


Barnaby Joyce has this morning told Sky News he never threatened to block government legislation with a "rebel group" but did tell the Prime Minister that Michael McCormack was "foolish". In a text Mr Joyce sent Prime Minister Scott Morrison, he said “sorry, Scott but Michael picking only those who voted for him is foolish as it leaves little room for ownership to the team and as such makes things precarious”.


Thank you for your comment. Your comment will be published after being reviewed.
Please try again later.

Is the PM telling more lies? CrimeMinisterMorrison LiarFromTheShire

We have summarized this news so that you can read it quickly. If you are interested in the news, you can read the full text here. Read more:

 /  🏆 7. in AU

Australia Latest News, Australia Headlines

Similar News:You can also read news stories similar to this one that we have collected from other news sources.

Special Report: Royals in crisis | Sky News | Sky News AustraliaFor centuries the Royals have been seen as a pillar of power, however the ‘Megxit’ scandal involving Prince Harry and Meghan Markle threatens to tear the House of Windsor apart: Sky News investigates the drama and future-plans for the world’s most captivating family.\n\nWhether it’s the recent ‘Megxit’ saga involving the former Duke and Duchess of Sussex, Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, or the Prince Andrew revelations around his relationship with convicted paedophile Jeffrey Epstein, the Royals are never far from public scrutiny. \n \nJoin Sky News’ host Peter Stefanovic as he takes an in-depth look into the ‘Sussex Saga,’ with those close to the Royals providing unprecedented insights into the inner workings of the pivotal event in history.\n \nWhile the future for the House of Windsor remains uncertain, questions about whether the Queen can keep her family together are mounting.\n LOL Seriously...No mention of Randy Andy's Antics They're not pillars of power, they're a damn tourist attraction ...
Source: SkyNewsAust - 🏆 7. / 78 Read more »

'Rain brings hope' but one rainfall 'doesn't break a drought' | Sky News AustraliaThe first two months of 2020 has proven difficult for many Australians as bushfire and drought decimated rural communities across the country.\n\nFrontier Services is working to assist those who desperately need it during this tough period.\n\nNational Director Jannine Jackson told Sky News recent 'rain brings hope' to communities but there are 'towns who have gone past Day Zero'.\n\n'One downfall doesn't break a drought that is so severe,' Ms Jackson said.\n\nImage: News Corp Australia\n\n This lot look a better choice than what’s on offer. At least you could eat the losers. Do you live in the real world - I live in rural Victoria we had 78ml rain in Jan & Feb so far 26ml - I had to cut grass in Jan & will be doing more next week. Normally I don't cut grass in summer between Nov and March🙂 FIXED IT! The first two months of 2020 has proven difficult for many Australians as THE CLIMATE CRISIS has decimated rural communities across the country. auspol
Source: SkyNewsAust - 🏆 7. / 78 Read more »

'Rumours' raised over allegations Buttigieg campaign 'invested in Iowa caucus' voting app developer | Sky News AustraliaConsortium News Editor-in-Chief Joe Lauria says a number of 'question and rumours' have been raised following allegations Democratic candidate Pete Buttigieg's campaign had 'invested in the company' that made the voting app in the Iowa caucuses.\n\nMr Lauria said Mr Buttigieg 'declared victory before votes had been counted'.\n\n'Was it an honest mistake? Or was there something else going on here?'\n\n'The wife of one of his advisers is involved in the company that made the app,' Mr Lauria said.\n\nMr Buttigieg won the Iowa caucuses primary by 0.1 per cent of the vote, ahead of Bernie Sanders.\n\n'Whatever it was, it looks very bad for the Democrats. It was not a good week.'\n\nMr Lauria said Mr Sanders claims he received 6,000 more votes than Mr Buttigieg, but the electoral college-like system the Democrats run their primaries by gives greater voting power to less-populated communities.\n\nImage: AP And what about the rumours the RNC got hold of the Caucus phone number and paid for 11,000 automated calls in a denial of service like attack. You won’t hear that on a Murdoch channel. unjoe -Suppressed Selzer & entrance Iowa polls -Rigged app -Fabricated count To STOP Bernie PASSING lower drug prices, universal healthcare & renewable energy by quietly THREATENING TO BREAK UP Chase, Exxon, Pfizer, etc if not passed. Because ONLY Bernie would dare use that POWER.
Source: SkyNewsAust - 🏆 7. / 78 Read more »

55,000 letters sent to Ohio resident | Sky News AustraliaA finance company has blamed a computer glitch for inundating a man with thousands of copies of the exact same letter.\n\nOhio resident Dan Cain received approximately 55,000 letters from the College Avenue Student Loans Company.\n\nThe letters contained a statement from the company regarding his daughter’s student loan.\n\nTo make matters worse the statement was incorrect and a new letter had to be sent out to Mr Cain by the company. \n\nImage: Getty artificial intelligence isn't at the stage of making it's own decisions until then, there's no such thing as a 'computer glitch' this was human error this sounds like a programming bug, probably forgetting to increase a counter in a loop you can't scapegoat machines, just yet
Source: SkyNewsAust - 🏆 7. / 78 Read more »

Head-on collision claims woman's life in Brisbane | Sky News AustraliaA woman has been killed in a multi-vehicle crash at Redland Bay in Brisbane.\n\nPolice report the accident occurred on Serpentine Creek Road when a utility vehicle veered across a road to collide head-on with a minivan.\n\nThe 36-year-old woman driving the van died at the scene.\n\nThe accident is under investigation by the Forensic Crash Unit.\n\n Horrific scene weather conditions & speed ?
Source: SkyNewsAust - 🏆 7. / 78 Read more »

On this Day: Google Maps 'conceived and designed in Sydney' 15 years ago | Sky News AustraliaSky News contributor Stephen Fenech says while Google Maps celebrates its 15th anniversary, it is little-known that it was first 'conceived and designed out of Sydney'.\n\n'At the start, there were about 10 million people accessing maps every day - it increased to 60 million in a year and now you've got billions.' Mr Fenech said.\n\n
Source: SkyNewsAust - 🏆 7. / 78 Read more »