Tips and rumours

Feb 5, 2013

Tips and rumours

MacTiernan push for the Senate? ... Where the bloody hell did they spend? ... Russell a Tele fan for his kids.

MacTiernan push for the Senate? Alannah MacTiernan for a Western Australian Labor Senate seat? That’s what one source told us yesterday, and The Australian reported the push today. But others reckon the former state minister, failed House of Reps candidate turned mayor of the City of Vincent in Perth is not the right factional fit. Stay tuned.

Where the bloody hell did they spend? Did Australia’s tourist authority budget for a $3 million advertising spend at the Super Bowl? That’s according to one caller on 3AW’s Rumour File this morning. Apparently a minister feared voter backlash and put the kibosh on the campaign.

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