Reform Act

Australia’s politics can lead to thrills. But that’s about it.

Australia’s leadership politics allow for some excitement, like the coup against Tony Abbott. But their system isn’t a cure for what ails ours.

The Reform Act vs. The Senate

Michael Chong challenges the Senate as the upper chamber a decision on the Reform Act

The Reform Act and democracy math

Conservative Senator David Wells tries to undermine the Reform Act with math, but he’s using the wrong numbers

Australian adventures in parliamentary democracy

Checking in on our parliamentary cousins

The Reform Act in 60 seconds

How it started and how we got here

NDP critic Craig Scott on the Reform Act

Michael Chong’s bill returns to the floor of the House

Michael Chong proposes two more changes to the Reform Act

The Conservative MP offers two further compromises

The Reform Act debate gets real

Michael Chong’s bill comes before the House

Explainer: The story of the Reform Act so far

The Reform Act comes to the House for debate

Reform Act 2.0

Michael Chong tables a new version of the Reform Act