Has a
Western Australian state MP employed family members
in their north-western
electorate office against party policy – and was that their son hooning around
in the government while they were overseas recently?

What has
Australian Business Limited’s blueprint for NSW
done for the hopes of spokesperson and former Brogden staffer Paul Ritchie, reportedly
considering a run against Andrew Humpherson for the seat of Davidson?
Opposition leader Peter Debnam
told The Australian yesterday:
“Many of their ideas we won’t be taking up.”

Peter Fray

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