Bureau of Meteorology chief executive Andrew Johnson has copped a spray from Senator Malcolm Roberts over “faulty forecasts” after the politician said another forecaster with a $20 calculator made more accurate weather predictions. In an estimates hearing on Wednesday night, Senator Roberts accused the bureau of repeatedly getting the weatherContinue Reading

Anger has flared over the Australian Federal Police’s handling of information into immigration detainees, with one Senator criticising what he called an “extraordinary” decision to hide details about the criminal histories of detainees who allegedly breached their visa conditions. Liberal Senator James Paterson, speaking at a Senate estimates hearing onContinue Reading