Sep 17, 2013

After the chaos of Rudd, Hawker not invited back to SA

After the chaos of Kevin Rudd's election campaign, his right-hand-man Bruce Hawker is set to skip the South Australian election campaign. David Washington of InDaily reports.

Bruce Hawker

The campaign strategist credited with South Australian Labor’s highly effective marginal seats campaign in 2010 will be not part of SA Labor’s re-election bid in 2014.

Bruce Hawker, described in 2010 by then-premier Mike Rann as “the greatest political strategist in Australia”, has been a part of Labor’s state election campaigns since 1997. He ran Kevin Rudd’s day-to-day campaign in the recent federal election.

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