Abbott's Senate hangs by a 14-vote thread

The recount of Western Australian ballot papers could swing either way… taking Tony Abbott’s tenacious grip on the Senate with it.

There was not a lot of attention on Friday given to a pivotal decision by the Australian Electoral Commission to award Greens senator Scott Ludlam and Australian Sports Party’s Wayne Dropulich a partial recount of WA Senate ballot papers. 


SMS Code Sent…

Hi {{ user.FirstName }}

Looks like you've already taken a free trial

Please enter your payment details

We have sent you a code via SMS to {{user.DayPhone}}

please enter this code below to activate your membership

If you didn't receive SMS code please

Looks you are already a member. Please enter your password to proceed

Please untick this box when using a public or shared device

Verify your mobile number

Please sign up for full access

Updating information

Please wait ...

  • Mastercard
  • Visa

Related Articles