These two election results show a renewed support for the left. But how much can we really read into it?
Antipodean election junkies are preparing for a double dose tomorrow as voters go to the polls in New Zealand and the Australian Capital Territory.
Labor looks set to hold onto power in the Territory, thanks in part to a disastrous third-party play by a former chief minister.
Tomorrow's election will establish just how much Northern Territorians value their government's success in keeping the NT free of COVID-19 community transmission.
In an era of election surprises, the results in Eden-Monaro surprised by not surprising.
If the NSW deputy premier can steal the prized seat of Eden-Monaro back from Labor at the expected byelection, John Barilaro will be his party's newest hero.
The prevailing atmosphere of crisis is proving a boon for incumbents in the polls — including US President Donald Trump.