The ever reliable Sydney Daily Telegraph has quickly set the government's tone for the Bennelong by-election campaign.There's going to be an all out onslaught on the character and political record of Labor candidate Kristina Keneally. There's probably not much of an alternative for a Liberal Party that the pollsters say is very much on the nose.For Labor the task is far simpler as the former chief of staff to former Prime Minister Tony Abbott succinctly put it on Sky News.
Peta Credlin: This citizenship saga is now a referendum on the @TurnbullMalcolm government. #JonesandCo #auspol MORE https://t.co/MvrkcVOXSl pic.twitter.com/x9EkMviX4Q— Sky News Australia (@SkyNewsAust) November 14, 2017
For a little light relief see Will the Bennelong "Battle of the sexes" be as fierce as this one?