Australia is back in surplus but no one cares because Andrew Broad thinks he’s a sugar daddy … Bill Shorten emerges unscathed from the ALP National Conference … and a former CFMEU boss is found guilty of destroying documents and fined $500 (that’ll learn ‘im).

There is an editing error. Scott Morrison and his new (Julia Gillard) glasses are introduced but the audio is of Josh Frydenberg. My apologies for the stuff up.

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