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Saville’s Shout: Balmain preselection … Biennale boycott stupidity …

Saville’s Shout: Balmain preselection … Biennale boycott stupidity …

March 10, 2014 1

Things are hotting up for preselection for the NSW state seat of Balmain -- just a year before the election.

Gillard may deny it, but Greens and ALP overlap in minds of voters

April 4, 2011 8

Julia Gillard might want to distance Labor from those "extremist" Greens but a large proportion of Labor voters are not having a bar of it, writes Hall Greenland, editor-in-chief of The Week.

Green wins Balmain and joins an exclusive club

April 4, 2011 8

The last remaining uncertainty about the composition of the New South Wales Legislative Assembly was resolved with a full preference distribution delivering Balmain to the Greens.