Topic archives: Queensland ALP

Poll Bludger: as Tim Nicholls finally concedes, what has the LNP learned?

December 8, 2017 10

As the LNP licks its wounds, it would do well to consider what damage the 'toffs in Ascot' did to their chances in regional QLD

Seats to watch: Petrie, the bellwether Labor has to clinch

July 1, 2016

If Labor is to pull off the Queensland swing it needs, it has to clinch Petrie.

Poll Bludger: can Labor take the crucial Sunshine State marginals?

June 2, 2016 1

Shorten's recent movements may reflect a calculation that Labor can still chart a narrow course for victory through Queensland's abundance of marginal seats.

Poll Bludger: Newman’s relentlessly cheerful charm offensive

Poll Bludger: Newman’s relentlessly cheerful charm offensive

January 20, 2015 4

Labor and the LNP agree on one thing in their election campaigning: it's all about Campbell Newman.

Tips and rumours

Tips and rumours

July 23, 2013 2

Mapping democracy at Macca's ... Labor rumbles in Qld ... help Crikey name the royal baby ...

Galaxy: apocalyptic results for Labor in QLD

Galaxy: apocalyptic results for Labor in QLD

August 29, 2011

The latest Galaxy federal poll of Queenslanders sees a two-party preferred of 63-37 to the Coalition. The swing of 8% from the 2010 election would leave Kevin Rudd as Labor’s only QLD representative, writes William Bowe.

An early Queensland election is Bligh’s to lose

An early Queensland election is Bligh’s to lose

March 24, 2011 3

If there is an election in Queensland this year I'll be backing Anna Bligh to win.

Has Bligh ‘pawned her political soul’?

September 8, 2009

Queensland Premier Anna Bligh is a member of the Labor party, right? asks Paul Syvret. Because her actions regarding abortion and selling public assets seem to ignore her party's principles.

Goods news for QLD economy

August 26, 2009

Some good news for Queensland, with sugar sweetening the Queensland economy's woes. Plus, a sub-editor with a sense of humour about election speculation and campaigning.

Crikey Backgrounder: Bligh’s Queensland gets a touch of the Fitzgeralds

July 27, 2009 4

There's been a certain feeling of deja vu over the past fortnight in Queensland. The jailing of a former Minister, allegations that government was far too close to business and then ... the piece de resistance.