Screen Shot 2013-04-03 at 4.06.06 PMAny of you who don’t know who Michael Smith is, Michael is the former Fairfax journalist who resigned after his story on the AWU scandal that has been dogging Julia Gillard for the better part of 20 years was pulled from air a few years ago.

Michael is a fearless journalist in the fine tradition of Bob Woodward and Carl Bernstein, the journalists behind the infamous Watergate scandal that helped to end Richard Nixon’s presidency in the 1970’s.

Michael has posted today on his very popular Michael Smith News site that he has some very confidential reports of progress on the police investigation into the AWU scandal, and judging from this ex-coppers tone of voice he has received some very promising news.

Have a listen to what Michael has to say about it all.