Australian Labor Party Facing Heartland Fight

July 5 (Bloomberg) -- Bloomberg's Paul Allen reports on the challenges facing reinstalled Labor leader Kevin Rudd in the party’s heartland, a mass of suburbs where about 10 percent of Australians live and which produced prime ministers Gough Whitlam and Paul Keating. While it has held five of the area’s 10 federal districts for at least 29 years, polls before the June 26 ouster of unpopular Gillard showed Labor’s eight seats faced a swing to the opposition. (Source: Bloomberg)
`Time Is of the Essence' for Greece to Reach Deal: Lew
40:58 - U.S. Treasury Secretary Jacob J. Lew speaks about the U.S. and global economies, Greece's debt crisis and International Monetary Fund reforms. Lew speaks at news conference at the 2015 World Bank Group/IMF Spring Meetings in Washington. (Source: Bloomberg)
  • A Penthouse Perspective on NYC Real Estate
  • Will the Comcast-Time Warner Cable Merger Ever Happen?
  • Quirky CEO: Why We Partnered With Mattel