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Articles from Antony Green's Election Blog
Live results service tonight for Brisbane City Council and Lord Mayoral elections as well as the Queensland fixed four year terms referendum.
Who polled well and who polled badly on first preferences at the 2013 Senate election?
If there is a double dissolution is held on 2 July, then Senate Ministers would have to resign if the senate count is not finalised by 11 August.
Does Senate electoral reform make it more likely the Coalition can achieve a blocking Senate majority.
An update to the electoral pendulum for the 2016 federal election.
Ask away with any questions on the new Senate electoral system and I'll attempt to answer.
Ask any questions you have on election date speculation and I'll attempot to answer them.
Government agrees to amend Senate electoral reform legislation to allow 1-12 optional preferences below the line.
Amidst all the changes in the proposed Senate electoral reform, the oddest feature is a non-change, the retention of full preferential voting for below the line votesa\.