Today’s Crikey poll has revealed that almost 20% of Australian voters would like to see A Presentable Fellow With A Nice Hat as the next leader of the federal Liberal Party.
The poll, which closed at 9.30am today, sampled the views of 588 respondents, with A Presentable Fellow With A Nice Hat garnering 19.2% of the vote, just ahead of Kevin Rudd’s Cat with 18.7%
On Tuesday, Crikey asked its readers who would they like to see nominated as a potential leader for the Federal Liberal Party in the wake of Peter Costello’s 44% approval in Fairfax/Neilsen poll released earlier this week.
Crikey’s readership nominated this list, from which we proposed a selection of the 10 candidates below:
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|Candidate||Response Percent||Response Count|
|A Presentable Fellow With A Nice Hat||19.20%||113|
|Kevin Rudd’s Cat||18.70%||110|
|Ravenous Bugblatter Beast of Traal||12.10%||71|
|Incitatus, the horse Caligula made Consul of Rome||9.70%||57|
|Janet Albrechtsen/Gerard Henderson for a Glorious 1000 year Government||9.70%||57|
|A Bottle of Claret||7.10%||42|
|The Magic Pudding||6.80%||40|
|Brendan Nelson’s Hair||5.60%||33|