It was only in July that One Nation leader Pauline Hanson realised senator Sam Dastyari was Muslim. Unfortunately for her it was on live national television. Dastyari has today revived the frisson, offering to eat some customised Vegemite with Hanson. People have been creating customised jars of Vegemite through Kmart’s […]
Labor senator Sam Dastyari has resigned from the shadow ministry in the wake of a scandal over a getting an education company with close links to the ruling Chinese communist government to pay his travel expenses. Dastyari was the Opposition’s for consumer affairs spokesperson and manager of opposition business in […]
Labor senator Sam Dastyari is facing major political pressure today after Fairfax Media revealed last night that after Dastyari’s office overspent his taxpayer-funded travel budget, he sent the $1,670.82 bill to a Chinese education business with close links to the Communist government to pay. Liberal MP Michael Sukkar said Dastyari […]
Six people were arrested last night when hundreds of anti-Pauline Hanson protesters gathered outside the ABC’s Ultimo studios, along with dozens of the senator-elect’s supporters, ahead of the broadcast of Q&A. Hanson was there to join host Tony Jones and co-panellist Senator Sam Dastyari, among others for the evening’s show. […]
Labor senator Sam Dastyari was once one of the “faceless men” of the NSW Right faction and the party’s former state secretary. But since entering the Senate in 2013, he’s revealed his theatrical side, a love of dad jokes and Taylor Swift. Last year the 32-year-old delivered a pun-laden “Game […]
Steady on, RBA.