New Queensland Senators Line Up

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The Australian Electoral Commission (AEC) has today announced that the count for the election of twelve Senators for Queensland has been completed. While there are no real surprises to what has been reported to date, the successful candidates for the twelve Senate vacancies for Queensland are (in … [Read more...]

Not a bad earn – this election caper

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$ 60 plus million…That’s a lot of wild dog fences, a good sized bucket of drought relief and many, many Kilometres of road fixes isn’t it? But it seems Governments have better things to do with our taxpayer funds, like giving it political candidates who stood in the last Election. The … [Read more...]

Turnbull Claims Victory

Malcolm Turnbull PM

Within 90 minutes of Labor Leader Bill Shorten appearing before the country to concede defeat, Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has fronted a packed Media Conference in Sydney to claim victory in the 2016 Federal election. In his speech the Prime Minister has re-committed his Government to … [Read more...]

Labor Concedes Defeat

Bill Shorten

At a short and sharp News Conference this afternoon a dignified Labor Leader, Bill Shorten, conceded defeat in the 2016 Federal Election Ballot. Mr Shorten says that while a number of seats remain too close to call, it is now clear that Malcolm Turnbull will form Government either in the … [Read more...]

Turnbull Home-One way or the Other

The power of three

Malcom Turnbull, while still not claiming it has garnered enough support form Australia’s next Federal Government. With the official count putting the Coalition at 74 seats and with three independents now offering their support of a Turnbull led Coalition Government. Independents Bob Katter, … [Read more...]

The Federal Election-The Developments

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Independent Tasmanian MP Andrew Wilkie will give confidence and supply to the Coalition to form Government in Australia’s 45th Parliament as he says it appears that Malcolm Turnbull will continue to be the Prime Minister. His support comes on top of that of Bob Katter, who threw his hat and … [Read more...]

The Election Count and Fallout

bob-katter

Bob Katter has announced his support for a Turnbull Led Government. Mr Katter met with the Prime Minister in Brisbane today saying he has been advised that Labor will not be able to form government. “We have spoken with the top people in the country and they have advised us that the ALP will … [Read more...]