Articles from politicalowl
John Alexander versus Kristina Keneally brings back this memory:
So Queensland's newest Senator, Fraser Anning, has snubbed the party that got him elected "to wait for something better to come along". Life in politics can be tough for a leader. So, as it was good enough for Bill Clinton, here's a little something for Pauline.
Yet another bad opinion poll for the Prime Minister and his troops will be even more jittery than ever. Another one like this the day before the House of Representatives returns on 27 November and the talk of a leadership change may well become a reality.Labor's Bill Shorten should be hoping it doesn't. Malcolm Turnbull is the best thing going for him.
Campaigns are less successful at persuading undecided voters than they are at encouraging their own partisans to grow more fierce. The manic charges and countercharges of an election mostly remind voters which side they were on to begin with.