New Queensland Senators Line Up

Aust-Senate

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...]

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 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...]