Discover the latest politics news about Swinburne’s research, teaching and student success stories.
Should governments provide funding for journalism?
Wed 21 Jun 2017
Whether government should fund public interest journalism in Australia is a question a Senate select committee is currently considering.
Infrastructure needs to be fit for the future
Wed 10 May 2017
In distinguishing between “good” and “bad” debt, Scott Morrison equates good debt with infrastructure investment.
Government $70b-plus infrastructure program
Experts comment on the government committing to more than A$70 billion in new infrastructure spending.
Victorian Parliamentary Internship Program
Thu 09 Mar 2017
A prestigious internship program is welcoming Swinburne students in 2017.
Wed 01 Mar 2017
Dr Alexis Esposto explains why Brazil is a country to watch in 2017.
Explainer: what are executive orders?
Tue 31 Jan 2017
US President Donald Trump has signed a flurry of executive orders and actions in his first week-and-a-half in office.
Demand for Swinburne courses soars in 2017
Wed 18 Jan 2017
More students are choosing to study at Swinburne, with main round VTAC offers now released.
How did we get the result so wrong?
Thu 10 Nov 2016
Swinburne political scientist Bryan Cranston looks at why so many experts got the US Election so wrong
US Election predictions
Tue 08 Nov 2016
With the outcome of the US Election likely to be known within 48 hours, the time has come to put aside commentary and present final predictions.
Do American voters really have a say?
Mon 31 Oct 2016
Despite popular opinion, American voters on Election Day are not voting for the president.