NSW CFMEU officials Brian Parker and Darren Greenfield have nominated for leadership positions after the royal commission into trade unions found they had intimidated other union officials. Brisbane Times Also reported by •Sydney Morning Herald •The Age
A re-elected Turnbull government would pass laws to ban corrupt payments from employers to unions, as part of a package of measures it will adopt in response to Dyson Heydon's trade union royal.. Brisbane Times Also reported by •Sydney Morning Herald •The Age
UNIONS demanding a royal commission into a banks are only trying to distract attention from themselves, says *Des Houghton* while Malcolm Turnbull’s position on the issue looks feeble, says* John.. Courier Mail
Labour's deputy leader Tom Watson has accused the government of being unprepared for the rise of a robot workforce, suggesting a royal commission should be set up to investigate the impact of.. City A.M.
THE federal opposition has written to the head of the royal commission Dyson Heydon seeking clarity over confidentiality of secret volumes of the unions report. Daily Telegraph Also reported by •Herald Sun •Perth Now
THE Greens won't have a bar of conditions the Turnbull government has imposed on the minor party's access to a royal commission report into trade unions. Courier Mail Also reported by •Herald Sun •Perth Now •Daily Telegraph