July 1, 2009
On August 1, the Libs are contesting the Pembroke by-election in Tasmania with a quality candidate. A minor event perhaps, but a fascinating test of strength for Premier Bartlett, says William Bowe.
June 29, 2009
Newspoll, ACNielsen and Galaxy have all reported in today -- and they all report a disastrous tale of Malcolm Turnbull's Utegate adventures last week. Pollbludger rounds up the numbers. BEST OF THE COMMENTARY
June 28, 2009
Adelaide's News Ltd Sunday Mail today carries a poll with a small sample of 483 showing state Labor with a two-party lead of 64-36 among Adelaide voters. A poll that roughly reflects the status quo, says William Bowe.
June 23, 2009
The latest Essential Research survey was conducted during the worst period for Labor of the “Utegate” saga, from June 17 to 21, but it shows Labor’s two-party lead steady on 57-43, says The Poll Bludger.
June 16, 2009
The latest fortnightly Newspoll has given the Coalition its best result since the election of the Rudd government, with Labor's lead at 53-47.
May 31, 2009
The Sun Herald has published a Taverner poll showing the Coalition leading 54-46 in New South Wales. There's no upside here for Leader Nathan Rees, writes William Bowe.
May 18, 2009 8
The Fremantle by-election was only the second time the Greens had won a state or federal lower house seat outside of Tasmania.
April 30, 2009
The latest bi-monthly NSW state Newspoll shows the Labor government continuing to narrow the gap after the post-mini-budget blowout.
April 15, 2009
Today’s West Australian brings a Westpoll survey of 400 voters showing federal Labor with a two-party lead in the state of 52-48.