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Days 3-4: Take khwan ceremony and two drops of polio vaccine

09 Oct 2014

Days 3 and 4 of Senator Rice's parliamentary delegation to Laos, which is looking at the benefits of Australia's aid money on vaccination, immunisation and health infrastructure programs in Laos.

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Day 2: wins and needles

07 Oct 2014

Day 2 of Senator Rice's parliamentary delegation to Laos, which is looking at the benefits of Australia's aid money on vaccination, immunisation and health infrastructure programs in Laos.

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Vaccinations in Vientiane: Australian aid vital in assisting world's poorest

06 Oct 2014

Senator Janet Rice has joined a parliamentary delegation to Laos to see first-hand the benefits of Australia's aid money on vaccination, immunisation and health infrastructure programs in Laos.

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New spokes for the transport spokesperson

17 Sep 2014

After months of borrowing her sons' bike, Senator Janet Rice talks about her joy at choosing her new bike in Melbourne. 

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Abbott and Palmer Party Mining Repeal Deal explained

02 Sep 2014

The Abbott Government and coal-mining billionaire Clive Palmer have done a deal which will see the Palmer Party and Coalition join forces in the Senate to repeal the Mining Tax.

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Artistic Freedom

15 Mar 2014

The hypocrisy is galling. Abbott government Minister George Brandis' invokes freedom of speech when advocating for a winding back of protections against racial vilification, and yet moves to censor artists wishing to criticise his government's appalling and cruel refugee policies.

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