KIAMA'S newest MP Gareth Ward may be appointed parliamentary secretary assisting the minister for the Illawarra as part of the new NSW Cabinet.
NSW Premier Nathan Rees has moved swiftly to take control of the parliamentary wing of the NSW Labor Party, dumping two ministers who had been accused of undermining him and the party's chances of victory at the next election.
A GAY Asian woman in charge one of the most important portfolios in Australian politics and a young black man as leader of the free world.
Defensive portfolios have helped many families keep the wolf from the door.
Being on the run from the law need not interfere with a crime boss's rental returns, writes Paola Totaro.