Saturday, November 29, 2014

Moment of Truth in Victoria

Counting at the Victorian election is still not finished, but one betting agency Sportsbet says it's done and dusted... Labour claims sweetest Victory  for Daniel Andrews ... Jeff Kennett is looking for cricket bats  - Denis Napthine miscalculated the reaction to the sale of family silvers such as The Land Title Office

Moment of truth for party leaders

Napthine vs Andrews Election Debate
VICTORIAN voters have been delivering their verdict on the Napthine government with Labor’s Daniel Andrews predicted to win. LIVE UPDATES.
Erecting trends during Victorian Election

BILL Shorten is there. Julie Bishop is there. Even John Howard has got the call-up. But Tony Abbott is conspicuously missing from the final day of campaigning for the Victorian election.
One prominent liberal not welcome on Victorian campaign

Post script on Sunday morning:

VICTORIAN Labor has stormed to power after one term in the wilderness as at least one Greens MP looks set for the lower house. Hung Parliament in the upper house will test Daniel Andrews negotiation skills ....

CODA: He has been 'out' to parents, friends and work colleagues for almost 20 years. Senior NSW Liberal MP Don Harwin has revealed he is gay in a speech to the NSW Legislative Council, crediting his private struggles with giving him the determination needed to succeed in Parliament.
The president of the upper house made the revelation in a Christmas message on the last sitting day of Parliament for the year on Thursday. He joins just a handful of openly gay NSW MPs, including Labor's Penny Sharpe and Helen Westwood, Liberal Bruce Notley-Smith and independent Alex Greenwich Coming Out the Upper House Don Harwin