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Season 2021
16:00

Season 2021, Episode 5 - June: Lockdowns And Second Comings

3.0 2 x
An inside look at the big political stories in June. A Prime Minister in quarantine, the knifing of the Deputy Prime Minister and a rare political second coming as half the nation heads into lockdown.
15:00

Season 2021, Episode 4 - May: Fortress Australia

3.0 2 x
An inside look at the big political stories in May. An extraordinary threat of jail time and fines threatened Australian-India relations as the Brittany Higgins scandal distracted the government from its big-spending budget.
Season 2020
30:00

Season 2020, Episode 14 - 2020 Politics In Review: May - Sept

4.0 5 x
The ABC's Parliament House bureau looks back on an extraordinary 12 months in politics. A global pandemic that saw borders closed, businesses shuttered, unemployment queues and the economy plunged into recession. (May-Sept)
30:00

Season 2020, Episode 13 - 2020 Politics In Review: March - April

3.0 8 x
The ABC's Parliament House bureau looks back on an extraordinary 12 months in politics. A global pandemic that saw borders closed, businesses shuttered, unemployment queues and the economy plunged into recession. (Mar-Apr)
30:00

Season 2020, Episode 12 - 2020 Politics In Review: Feb - Mar

4.0 7 x
The ABC's Parliament House bureau looks back on an extraordinary 12 months in politics. A global pandemic that saw borders closed, businesses shuttered, unemployment queues and the economy plunged into recession. (Feb-Mar)
30:00

Season 2020, Episode 16 - 2020 Politics In Review: Nov - Dec

4.0 6 x
The ABC's Parliament House bureau looks back on an extraordinary 12 months in politics. A global pandemic that saw borders closed, businesses shuttered, unemployment queues and the economy plunged into recession. (Nov-Dec)
30:00

Season 2020, Episode 15 - 2020 Politics In Review: October

3.0 13 x
The ABC's Parliament House bureau looks back on an extraordinary 12 months in politics. A global pandemic that saw borders closed, businesses shuttered, unemployment queues and the economy plunged into recession. (October)
15:00

Season 2020, Episode 5 (Coronavirus Peace Ends As Partisanship Returns)

3.0 3 x
Federal politicians return to Canberra for their first sitting week in more than two months. While the Government wants to keep its focus on the coronavirus, it continues to be haunted by scandals from before the pandemic.
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