We’re a couple of weeks out from the installation of the new Senate and the three micro-parties that are destined to wield the balance of power are already making headlines across Australia.
Not only that, but they're also generating favour among voters. A Newspoll yesterday reported the approval of these parties at an all-time high of 17 per cent.
So, ahead of their rise to power in two weeks’ time, Business Spectator trawled though the videos, websites and policy documents of the Liberal Democrats, the Family First Party and the Australian Motoring Enthusiasts Party the learn a little more about these groups. Here’s what we found: