Australia news live: Liberals call for Lidia Thorpe to face privileges committee; eastern states brace for more rain | Australia news

Liberals call to refer Lidia Thorpe to privileges committee Paul Karp The Liberals’ Senate leader, Simon Birmingham, has said that Greens senator Lidia Thorpe has “serious questions” to answer about her undisclosed relationship with a former bikie boss while she sat on parliament’s law enforcement committee. Birmingham told Sky News the conduct “may well give […]

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What the Jan. 6 Committee Has Done, and What’s Next

[ad_1] Placeholder while article actions load The US House of Representatives committee investigating the Jan. 6, 2021, insurrection at the nation’s Capitol is nearing a more public phase of its work. A series of eight prime-time televised hearings will begin on June 9. Afterward, the committee of seven Democrats and two Republicans will report its […]

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