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Tips and rumours

Tips and rumours

Branch-stacking lessons from the best ... Aunty racks up the clicks ... racist posters on campus ...

Tips and rumours

Tips and rumours

Factional bloodletting among Libs ... Abbott reads Fifty Shades ... Joyce's pork ...

Tips and rumours

Tips and rumours

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ALP branch-stacking allegations the tip of an iceberg

ALP branch-stacking allegations the tip of an iceberg

Revelations that high-profile western Melbourne numbers man Costas Socratous has decided to rat on his former bosses came as no surprise to anyone familiar with the recent internal wranglings of the Victorian ALP.

Victorian ALP facing fresh dissent on branch stacking

Victorian ALP facing fresh dissent on branch stacking

The Victorian Branch of the ALP's branch-stacking inquiry has been branded a failure by a leading party member who helped set it up, because the same people who benefit from branch stacking wrote the report.

Race Mathews lets fly at “tragic” stacked ALP

Race Mathews lets fly at “tragic” stacked ALP

Leading ALP elder statesman, Race Matthews, has increased pressure on Victorian Premier John Brumby to appoint a membership czar to clean out stacked branches.

Hakki Suleyman snuggles up at ALP Head Office

Hakki Suleyman snuggles up at ALP Head Office

Yesterday’s damning eyewitness account of in-the-flesh flouting of Victorian ALP party rules was overseen by sacked Justin Madden staffer Hakki Suleyman, writes Andrew Crook.

Watching the ALP stacks come in: the membership rorts go on

Watching the ALP stacks come in: the membership rorts go on

Extensive and apparently systemic rorting of ALP membership rules in Victoria has continued despite the Brimbank scandal.