Exactly 100 days out from the March election, a poll by the Adelaide Advertiser has found Labor's lead increased in the wake of the Mike Rann sex allegations, up up from 55-45 to 57-43, reports William Bowe.
From Saturday's by-election results, it appears that much of the damage from the Liberal Party's switch on climate change looks likely to be concentrated where it can't do them much harm.
The first heavy duty opinion poll of the Tony Abbott era shows the Liberal Party's primary vote up 3 points, and Abbott up 9 points as preferred PM on Turnbull's polling last week, reports William Bowe.
The Liberal Party easily retained the seats of Bradfield and Higgins in the weekend's Federal by-elections. Relive all the thrills and spills with Poll Bludger William Bowe.
Australians would prefer to see Joe Hockey as the leader of the Liberal Party over both Malcolm Turnbull and Tony Abbott, according to new Newspoll and Nielsen polls released today. William Bowe has all the numbers.
Relive all the thrills and spills of yesterday's epic battle between the Left and more-Left for the WA seat of Willagee with William Bowe's live coverage of the event.
Crikey pundits have been duking it out over the NSW government's plan to introduce automatic electoral enrollment. Is it really a "shameful encroachment on basic rights", or just good bureaucratic process? William Bowe wraps the debate.
The eagerly awaited Newspoll results are in: Labor bouncing from last fortnight's 52-48 quirk to 56-44. Meanwhile, the latest Essential report has lurched from 59-41 to 55-45, the lowest lead for Labor so far.