Former Nationals MP Andrew Broad (Image: AAP Image/Lukas Coch)

Honey (do-do do-do doo dooo), oh sugar sugar…

As more and more suspect pre-election grants come to light, it’s interesting to see the butterfly effect at play. The delicate wing-flap of a dating website can manifest itself as a $2.5 million regional airport upgrade a scant few months later. 

The people of the Division of Mallee have done exceptionally well from the extracurricular activities of their former Nationals MP Andrew Broad. 

You might recall that Broad declined to run again in the 2019 election after New Idea ran a story on an extramarital date he went on, arranged through a "sugar baby" site.