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AllAfrica.com
S'Court Affirms Ishaku's Victory in Taraba Guber PollsBy Bridget Chiedu Onochie and Charles Akpeji With the ruling of the Supreme Co
S'Court Affirms Ishaku's Victory in Taraba Guber Polls
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 hours ago
By Bridget Chiedu Onochie and Charles Akpeji With the ruling of the Supreme Court yesterday, Darius Dickson Ishaku of the People's Democratic Party (PDP) retained his position as the governor of Taraba State. The apex court also dismissed the... Read more
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Ghanaweb.com
NDC pays EC GHC5.4mPolitics of Friday, 12 February 2016 The ruling National Democratic Congress (
NDC pays EC GHC5.4m
Ghanaweb.com / Posted 3 hours ago
Politics of Friday, 12 February 2016 The ruling National Democratic Congress (NDC) accountant who was filed recently by the party has revealed that the party paid huge sums of money to the Electoral Commission (EC). According to Mathias Mokono... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
APRC Embarks On Nationwide Tour, Slates Party Congress for Feb 23 in KanilaiThe Secretary General of the APRC party, Hon. Balla Garba Jahumpa, has called o
APRC Embarks On Nationwide Tour, Slates Party Congress for Feb 23 in Kanilai
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 hours ago
The Secretary General of the APRC party, Hon. Balla Garba Jahumpa, has called on the people of URR to unite and work for the development of the party. According to GRTS Radio Gambia, Minister Jahumpa made the call at a meeting in Yerobawol in Wuli... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Police to Remove Candidates' EffigiesUganda Police Force is out to remove effigies of all presidential candidates fr
Police to Remove Candidates' Effigies
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 hours ago
Uganda Police Force is out to remove effigies of all presidential candidates from the streets. "I have got orders from the chairman [of the] Electoral Commission to remove them [effigies]," General Kale Kayihura, the Inspector General of Government,... Read more
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International Business Times
BNP 'back from dead' after re-registering with Electoral Commission The British National Party (BNP) is back on the Electoral Commission register a
BNP 'back from dead' after re-registering with Electoral Commission
International Business Times / Posted 4 hours ago
The British National Party (BNP) is back on the Electoral Commission register after technically being a "dead" party for over a month. The BNP was stripped of its status as a political party on 8 January when it failed to hand over up-to-date records... Read more
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Western Advocate
Minister dumped as Malcolm Turnbull keeps snap poll option aliveMalcolm Turnbull has lost his third minister in as many months, but an imminent
Minister dumped as Malcolm Turnbull keeps snap poll option alive
Western Advocate / Posted 4 hours ago
Malcolm Turnbull has lost his third minister in as many months, but an imminent reshuffle, and a possible breakthrough on Senate voting reform may yet clear the way for an early double-dissolution election. Malcolm Turnbull's government has been... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Minister dumped as Malcolm Turnbull keeps snap poll option aliveMalcolm Turnbull has lost his third minister in as many months, but an imminent
Minister dumped as Malcolm Turnbull keeps snap poll option alive
Kiama Independent / Posted 4 hours ago
Malcolm Turnbull has lost his third minister in as many months, but an imminent reshuffle, and a possible breakthrough on Senate voting reform may yet clear the way for an early double-dissolution election. Malcolm Turnbull's government has been... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Minister dumped as Malcolm Turnbull keeps snap poll option aliveMalcolm Turnbull has lost his third minister in as many months, but an imminent
Minister dumped as Malcolm Turnbull keeps snap poll option alive
Kiama Independent / Posted 4 hours ago
Malcolm Turnbull has lost his third minister in as many months, but an imminent reshuffle, and a possible breakthrough on Senate voting reform may yet clear the way for an early double-dissolution election. Malcolm Turnbull's government has been... Read more
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Manning River Times
Minister dumped as Malcolm Turnbull keeps snap poll option aliveMalcolm Turnbull has lost his third minister in as many months, but an imminent
Minister dumped as Malcolm Turnbull keeps snap poll option alive
Manning River Times / Posted 4 hours ago
Malcolm Turnbull has lost his third minister in as many months, but an imminent reshuffle, and a possible breakthrough on Senate voting reform may yet clear the way for an early double-dissolution election. Malcolm Turnbull's government has been... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Minister dumped as Malcolm Turnbull keeps snap poll option aliveMalcolm Turnbull has lost his third minister in as many months, but an imminent
Minister dumped as Malcolm Turnbull keeps snap poll option alive
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 4 hours ago
Malcolm Turnbull has lost his third minister in as many months, but an imminent reshuffle, and a possible breakthrough on Senate voting reform may yet clear the way for an early double-dissolution election. Malcolm Turnbull's government has been... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Laurent Gbagbo - Guilty As ChargedIMMEDIATE past president of Cote d' Ivoire, Laurent Gbagbo was on January 28, 2
Laurent Gbagbo - Guilty As Charged
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 hours ago
IMMEDIATE past president of Cote d' Ivoire, Laurent Gbagbo was on January 28, 2016 hurled before the International Criminal Court (ICC) in the Hague charged with crimes against humanity. He had already spent five years in jail awaiting trial by a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ibom Rerun Polls to Hold March 12 - RecThe Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, in Akwa Ibom State has sch
Ibom Rerun Polls to Hold March 12 - Rec
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 hours ago
The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, in Akwa Ibom State has scheduled March 12, 2016 for the rerun of the nullified elections in five state constituencies and one Senatorial District (Akwa Ibom North-East) of the state even as the All... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Taraba Gov Poll - Supreme Court Affirms Gov Ishaku's ElectionBy Henry Umoru and Ikechukwu Nnochiri The Supreme Court, yesterday, affirmed G
Taraba Gov Poll - Supreme Court Affirms Gov Ishaku's Election
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 hours ago
By Henry Umoru and Ikechukwu Nnochiri The Supreme Court, yesterday, affirmed Governor Darius Ishaku of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, as the valid winner of the governorship election the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, conducted... Read more
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The North West Star
Minister dumped as Malcolm Turnbull keeps snap poll option aliveMalcolm Turnbull has lost his third minister in as many months, but an imminent
Minister dumped as Malcolm Turnbull keeps snap poll option alive
The North West Star / Posted 4 hours ago
Malcolm Turnbull has lost his third minister in as many months, but an imminent reshuffle, and a possible breakthrough on Senate voting reform may yet clear the way for an early double-dissolution election. Malcolm Turnbull's government has been... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Minister dumped as Malcolm Turnbull keeps snap poll option aliveMalcolm Turnbull has lost his third minister in as many months, but an imminent
Minister dumped as Malcolm Turnbull keeps snap poll option alive
Daily Liberal / Posted 4 hours ago
Malcolm Turnbull has lost his third minister in as many months, but an imminent reshuffle, and a possible breakthrough on Senate voting reform may yet clear the way for an early double-dissolution election. Malcolm Turnbull's government has been... Read more
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The Border Mail
Minister dumped as Malcolm Turnbull keeps snap poll option aliveMalcolm Turnbull has lost his third minister in as many months, but an imminent
Minister dumped as Malcolm Turnbull keeps snap poll option alive
The Border Mail / Posted 4 hours ago
Malcolm Turnbull has lost his third minister in as many months, but an imminent reshuffle, and a possible breakthrough on Senate voting reform may yet clear the way for an early double-dissolution election. Malcolm Turnbull's government has been... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Minister dumped as Malcolm Turnbull keeps snap poll option aliveMalcolm Turnbull has lost his third minister in as many months, but an imminent
Minister dumped as Malcolm Turnbull keeps snap poll option alive
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 5 hours ago
Malcolm Turnbull has lost his third minister in as many months, but an imminent reshuffle, and a possible breakthrough on Senate voting reform may yet clear the way for an early double-dissolution election. Malcolm Turnbull's government has been... Read more
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The Courier
Minister dumped as Malcolm Turnbull keeps snap poll option aliveMalcolm Turnbull has lost his third minister in as many months, but an imminent
Minister dumped as Malcolm Turnbull keeps snap poll option alive
The Courier / Posted 5 hours ago
Malcolm Turnbull has lost his third minister in as many months, but an imminent reshuffle, and a possible breakthrough on Senate voting reform may yet clear the way for an early double-dissolution election. Malcolm Turnbull's government has been... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Minister dumped as Malcolm Turnbull keeps snap poll option aliveMalcolm Turnbull has lost his third minister in as many months, but an imminent
Minister dumped as Malcolm Turnbull keeps snap poll option alive
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 5 hours ago
Malcolm Turnbull has lost his third minister in as many months, but an imminent reshuffle, and a possible breakthrough on Senate voting reform may yet clear the way for an early double-dissolution election. Malcolm Turnbull's government has been... Read more
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The Young Witness
Minister dumped as Malcolm Turnbull keeps snap poll option aliveMalcolm Turnbull has lost his third minister in as many months, but an imminent
Minister dumped as Malcolm Turnbull keeps snap poll option alive
The Young Witness / Posted 5 hours ago
Malcolm Turnbull has lost his third minister in as many months, but an imminent reshuffle, and a possible breakthrough on Senate voting reform may yet clear the way for an early double-dissolution election. Malcolm Turnbull's government has been... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ugandan Election - 'Zero Chances' for the OppositionWith a week until election day, President Museveni is calling for a united East
Ugandan Election - 'Zero Chances' for the Opposition
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 hours ago
With a week until election day, President Museveni is calling for a united East Africa, saying he wants to help the region acheive a federation. DW asked analyst Christopher Kayumba how Uganda's neighbors are reacting. Ugandans head to the polls on... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
How it happened: the downfall of Salim Mehajer and Auburn councilSalim Mehajer put himself on the radar long before the wedding of the year. Now
How it happened: the downfall of Salim Mehajer and Auburn council
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 6 hours ago
Salim Mehajer put himself on the radar long before the wedding of the year. Now his council has also found itself in the crosshairs. On Wednesday, local government minister Paul Toole announced the troubled Auburn council would be suspended and its... Read more
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The Young Witness
How it happened: the downfall of Salim Mehajer and Auburn councilSalim Mehajer put himself on the radar long before the wedding of the year. Now
How it happened: the downfall of Salim Mehajer and Auburn council
The Young Witness / Posted 6 hours ago
Salim Mehajer put himself on the radar long before the wedding of the year. Now his council has also found itself in the crosshairs. On Wednesday, local government minister Paul Toole announced the troubled Auburn council would be suspended and its... Read more
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Western Advocate
How it happened: the downfall of Salim Mehajer and Auburn councilSalim Mehajer put himself on the radar long before the wedding of the year. Now
How it happened: the downfall of Salim Mehajer and Auburn council
Western Advocate / Posted 6 hours ago
Salim Mehajer put himself on the radar long before the wedding of the year. Now his council has also found itself in the crosshairs. On Wednesday, local government minister Paul Toole announced the troubled Auburn council would be suspended and its... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Security for Elections Is GuaranteedIn a few days, Uganda will be con- ducting elections; in particular, the presid
Security for Elections Is Guaranteed
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 hours ago
In a few days, Uganda will be con- ducting elections; in particular, the presidential and parliamentary elections on February 18, 2016. It is a very crucial stage in the electoral process, as candidates, in their final push, finalise their rollout... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Defiance Campaign Is Just Starting - FDC's TurinaweThe Forum for Democratic Change (FDC) secretary for mobilisation, INGRID TURINA
Defiance Campaign Is Just Starting - FDC's Turinawe
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 hours ago
The Forum for Democratic Change (FDC) secretary for mobilisation, INGRID TURINAWE, has traversed the country coordinating Kizza Besigye's presidential campaign. Turinawe shared her reflections on the campaigns in this interview with Benon Herbert... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Lunda Sul Electoral Commissioners Sworn inSaurimo — The 16 members of the Provincial Electoral Commission of the eastern
Lunda Sul Electoral Commissioners Sworn in
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 hours ago
Saurimo — The 16 members of the Provincial Electoral Commission of the eastern Lunda Sul province, appointed by the political parties in parliament, were sworn in Thursday in Saurimo, in the preparation of general elections scheduled for 2017 in the... Read more
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Daily Liberal
How it happened: the downfall of Salim Mehajer and Auburn councilSalim Mehajer put himself on the radar long before the wedding of the year. Now
How it happened: the downfall of Salim Mehajer and Auburn council
Daily Liberal / Posted 6 hours ago
Salim Mehajer put himself on the radar long before the wedding of the year. Now his council has also found itself in the crosshairs. On Wednesday, local government minister Paul Toole announced the troubled Auburn council would be suspended and its... Read more
51 related stories
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The Border Mail
How it happened: the downfall of Salim Mehajer and Auburn councilSalim Mehajer put himself on the radar long before the wedding of the year. Now
How it happened: the downfall of Salim Mehajer and Auburn council
The Border Mail / Posted 6 hours ago
Salim Mehajer put himself on the radar long before the wedding of the year. Now his council has also found itself in the crosshairs. On Wednesday, local government minister Paul Toole announced the troubled Auburn council would be suspended and its... Read more
51 related stories
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Illawarra Mercury
How it happened: the downfall of Salim Mehajer and Auburn councilSalim Mehajer put himself on the radar long before the wedding of the year. Now
How it happened: the downfall of Salim Mehajer and Auburn council
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 7 hours ago
Salim Mehajer put himself on the radar long before the wedding of the year. Now his council has also found itself in the crosshairs. On Wednesday, local government minister Paul Toole announced the troubled Auburn council would be suspended and its... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Holding Peaceful and Credible Elections Is Our Key PriorityIn a few days to come, Uganda will be conducting national elections, and in par
Holding Peaceful and Credible Elections Is Our Key Priority
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 hours ago
In a few days to come, Uganda will be conducting national elections, and in particular, the presidential and parliamentary elections on February 18, in line with the election roadmap of the Electoral Commission. It is a very crucial stage in the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
FDC Candidate Warns EC On Poll ResultsBy Eriasa Mukiibi Sserunjogi Forum for Democratic Change presidential candidat
FDC Candidate Warns EC On Poll Results
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 hours ago
By Eriasa Mukiibi Sserunjogi Forum for Democratic Change presidential candidate Kizza Besigye yesterday warned of a possible stalemate should the Electoral Commission (EC) fail to announce the proper election results. "They will be responsible for... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
EC Should Push for Messages of HopeThe call by NRM leaders in Luweero to their party to stop running advertisement
EC Should Push for Messages of Hope
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 hours ago
The call by NRM leaders in Luweero to their party to stop running advertisements carrying skulls to drum up campaign messages should be heeded. Both the Electoral Commission (EC) and the Media Council of Uganda should deal with the issue. Of course,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Besigye, Museveni Chase Kampala VoteKampala — Kampala and the greater Buganda region are up for grabs. Forum for De
Besigye, Museveni Chase Kampala Vote
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 hours ago
Kampala — Kampala and the greater Buganda region are up for grabs. Forum for Democratic Change (FDC) candidate Kizza Besigye and National Resistance Movement flag bearer Yoweri Museveni have brought the tail end of their vote hunt to a region... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Law Society Polls Get Go Ahead, Minus Contested PostThe Law Society of Kenya was Thursday relieved after the High Court said the pr
Law Society Polls Get Go Ahead, Minus Contested Post
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 hours ago
The Law Society of Kenya was Thursday relieved after the High Court said the printing of ballot papers for its February 25 elections can continue. Justice Weldon Korir made the ruling after hearing the case by a lawyer who wanted the printing of... Read more
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International Business Times
DRC: CENI is 'playing the game of Kabila's regime' claim activists after elections delay The Democratic Republic of Congo's electoral commission is 'playing the game of
DRC: CENI is 'playing the game of Kabila's regime' claim activists after elections delay
International Business Times / Posted 8 hours ago
The Democratic Republic of Congo's electoral commission is 'playing the game of the regime', activists have claimed, after the body announced revised dates and budgets for upcoming elections in the Central African nation. Voting for governors and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Enugu APC Insists On LGA Election in CourtEnugu — A bid by Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi to stop a suit filed before an Enugu
Enugu APC Insists On LGA Election in Court
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 hours ago
Enugu — A bid by Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi to stop a suit filed before an Enugu High Court by some members of All Progressives Congress (APC), challenging his appointment of caretaker committees for the 17 local governments and insisting on Local... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Trials and ErrorsDavid Chukwu writes on issues surrounding Nsukka Federal Constituency election
Trials and Errors
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 hours ago
David Chukwu writes on issues surrounding Nsukka Federal Constituency election in Enugu State. The controversies surrounding the conduct of the 2015 General Elections have refused to abate even with nine months into the life of the current political... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
APC Crisis - Two Candidates Present Self for Swearing-in As LGC ChairmanMinna — A mild drama ensued in Government House Minna, venue for the swearing-i
APC Crisis - Two Candidates Present Self for Swearing-in As LGC Chairman
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 hours ago
Minna — A mild drama ensued in Government House Minna, venue for the swearing-in of the 25 Local Government Council chairmen on Thursday as two people laying claim to the council chairmanship seat presented themselves to be sworn-in for Mariga local... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Run of the Vote in Zanzibar - Need to Appreciate Zanzibar Society's BackgroundEarly this week, President John Magufuli, in his maiden New Year reception with
Run of the Vote in Zanzibar - Need to Appreciate Zanzibar Society's Background
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 hours ago
Early this week, President John Magufuli, in his maiden New Year reception with the diplomatic community since assuming office, told the ambassadors there was still room for dialogue among political players in Zanzibar on how to make the re-run of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Drama As Museveni Meets Besigye's Supporters On Entebbe RoadKizza Besigye's supporters outcompeted themselves in an attempt to demonstrate
Drama As Museveni Meets Besigye's Supporters On Entebbe Road
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 hours ago
Kizza Besigye's supporters outcompeted themselves in an attempt to demonstrate their love to the Forum for Democratic Change presidential candidate when President Museveni convoy made its way to Entebbe from Kampala. The usually speedy president's... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Biometric Voter Registration - a Case for Zim Towards 2018The Zimbabwe Electoral Commission announced that it will roll out biometric vot
Biometric Voter Registration - a Case for Zim Towards 2018
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 hours ago
The Zimbabwe Electoral Commission announced that it will roll out biometric voter registration (BVR) in preparation of the 2018 election. It is however important that we understand what BVR can and cannot do. On its own BVR is not a panacea to the... Read more
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News.com.au
Kennedy calls in the lawyersTASMANIAN media identity Wendy Kennedy is seeking legal advice after she was ­i
Kennedy calls in the lawyers
News.com.au / Posted 10 hours ago
TASMANIAN media identity Wendy Kennedy is seeking legal advice after she was ­incorrectly named as the CFMEU’s biggest individual donor. Ms Kennedy says she is concerned that her reputation has been damaged after it was revealed that the... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Eleventh hour election changes a 'recipe for disaster' as minor parties fight to keep preference systemThe Turnbull Government has been warned it is running out of time to deliver se
Eleventh hour election changes a 'recipe for disaster' as minor parties fight to keep preference system
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 12 hours ago
The Turnbull Government has been warned it is running out of time to deliver senate voting reforms to end "preference harvesting", with one election expert saying the job of upgrading vote-counting software and reconfiguring millions of ballot papers... Read more
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The Young Witness
Eleventh hour election changes a 'recipe for disaster' as minor parties fight to keep preference systemThe Turnbull Government has been warned it is running out of time to deliver se
Eleventh hour election changes a 'recipe for disaster' as minor parties fight to keep preference system
The Young Witness / Posted 12 hours ago
The Turnbull Government has been warned it is running out of time to deliver senate voting reforms to end "preference harvesting", with one election expert saying the job of upgrading vote-counting software and reconfiguring millions of ballot papers... Read more
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Western Advocate
Eleventh hour election changes a 'recipe for disaster' as minor parties fight to keep preference systemThe Turnbull Government has been warned it is running out of time to deliver se
Eleventh hour election changes a 'recipe for disaster' as minor parties fight to keep preference system
Western Advocate / Posted 12 hours ago
The Turnbull Government has been warned it is running out of time to deliver senate voting reforms to end "preference harvesting", with one election expert saying the job of upgrading vote-counting software and reconfiguring millions of ballot papers... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Eleventh hour election changes a 'recipe for disaster' as minor parties fight to keep preference systemThe Turnbull Government has been warned it is running out of time to deliver se
Eleventh hour election changes a 'recipe for disaster' as minor parties fight to keep preference system
Kiama Independent / Posted 12 hours ago
The Turnbull Government has been warned it is running out of time to deliver senate voting reforms to end "preference harvesting", with one election expert saying the job of upgrading vote-counting software and reconfiguring millions of ballot papers... Read more
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Manning River Times
Eleventh hour election changes a 'recipe for disaster' as minor parties fight to keep preference systemThe Turnbull Government has been warned it is running out of time to deliver se
Eleventh hour election changes a 'recipe for disaster' as minor parties fight to keep preference system
Manning River Times / Posted 12 hours ago
The Turnbull Government has been warned it is running out of time to deliver senate voting reforms to end "preference harvesting", with one election expert saying the job of upgrading vote-counting software and reconfiguring millions of ballot papers... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Eleventh hour election changes a 'recipe for disaster' as minor parties fight to keep preference systemThe Turnbull Government has been warned it is running out of time to deliver se
Eleventh hour election changes a 'recipe for disaster' as minor parties fight to keep preference system
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 12 hours ago
The Turnbull Government has been warned it is running out of time to deliver senate voting reforms to end "preference harvesting", with one election expert saying the job of upgrading vote-counting software and reconfiguring millions of ballot papers... Read more
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The North West Star
Eleventh hour election changes a 'recipe for disaster' as minor parties fight to keep preference systemThe Turnbull Government has been warned it is running out of time to deliver se
Eleventh hour election changes a 'recipe for disaster' as minor parties fight to keep preference system
The North West Star / Posted 12 hours ago
The Turnbull Government has been warned it is running out of time to deliver senate voting reforms to end "preference harvesting", with one election expert saying the job of upgrading vote-counting software and reconfiguring millions of ballot papers... Read more
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