- LaTingle: Payback for Labor’s warlords
- Ross Gittins: PM Gillard – hard worker, hard-nosed, hard to read
- LaTingle: New politicians’ salary deal makes sense
- Michelle Grattan: Shorten’s new mission – burn Abbott
- Paul Kelly: Beleaguered Labor caught in a perfect storm
- Mega: Gillard and Abbott’s bipartisanship based on a fallacy
- Shaun Carney: Signs of panic behind Gillard’s public face
- Peter Browne: Not drowning, waving
- Paul Daley: Lessons of a brutal game
- Pollytics / Possum Comitatus: Australian exceptionalism
- Malcolm Farnsworth: Who says Abbott should flick the switch to positive?
- GrogsGamut / Greg Jericho : New blood, new targets ….. hello 2012
- Ben Eltham: The Liberal way forward
- Malcolm Farnsworth: Gillard and Rudd – last lingering question of 2011
- Mumble / Peter Brent: Is Abbott popular?