William BoweMar 13, 20178 Comments
In evaluating the spin, counter-spin and self-serving justification that inevitably runs rampant after a lopsided election result, it's worth evaluating the journey the polls took.
William BoweMar 10, 20171 Comment
The Liberal Premier has offered nothing much more than low-impact campaign announcements involving Aboriginal rock art, aquaculture and localised tourism commitments.
William BoweMar 6, 201710 Comments
Colin Barnett hoped a deal with One Nation would save the Western Australian Liberals, but it could be the nail in the party's coffin.
William BoweMar 3, 20173 Comments
The rent-seeking minerals peak body is campaigning hard against the one party that dares to suggest charging the mining companies more for carting away Western Australia's material wealth.
William BoweFeb 27, 20175 Comments
Several interesting political developments have converged on Queensland to create the perfect storm ahead of the next state election.
William BoweFeb 22, 201713 Comments
It's not merely coincidence that our last remaining hold-out on the question of fixed parliamentary terms is the national Parliament.
William BoweFeb 17, 20177 Comments
A good deal of so-called "voter fraud" is actually just an excuse to disenfranchise people who would vote progressive.
William BoweFeb 16, 20175 Comments
Micro-parties in Western Australia are making the most of a complicated system to harvest preferences, and it could be enough for some of the wackiest to get up.
William BoweFeb 13, 20176 Comments
Colin Barnett clearly thinks he can't win the 2017 Western Australian election without One Nation. But can the Liberals win the state with such toxic bedfellows?
William BoweFeb 7, 20179 Comments
Cory Bernardi is no Donald Trump, and he is not going to sweep in a conservative revolution.