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Greens toppled by preference whispering

Greens toppled by preference whispering

The Greens have been almost completely removed from Victoria's upper house. But it's good news for Labor.

A true and accurate portrait of ‘preference whisperer’ Glenn Druery

A true and accurate portrait of ‘preference whisperer’ Glenn Druery

There are perks to providing a consulting service for small parties wanting to take full advantage of our democratic system.

While others abandon preference whispering, Victoria persists

While others abandon preference whispering, Victoria persists

Victorian Labor has been fairly consistent in its reticence to let go of group voting tickets.

Will Glenn Druery conjure up another right-wing micro-party sweep in Victoria?

Will Glenn Druery conjure up another right-wing micro-party sweep in Victoria?

Crikey examines micro-party machinations for clues about possible Victorian election preference deals.

Tips and rumours

Tips and rumours

All-powerful Crikey, web titan ... Roberts makes sense (really!) ... Katter's party's new boss ...

Poll Bludger: Fluoride Free WA could get a look in, thanks to the return of the preference whisperer

Poll Bludger: Fluoride Free WA could get a look in, thanks to the return of the preference whisperer

Micro-parties in Western Australia are making the most of a complicated system to harvest preferences, and it could be enough for some of the wackiest to get up.

Poll Bludger: how Palmer rose, then fell, then fell some more

Poll Bludger: how Palmer rose, then fell, then fell some more

How did Clive Palmer go from lovable upstart to a prince without subjects?

Ricky Muir, the secret lefty revhead

Ricky Muir, the secret lefty revhead

When Ricky Muir came into the Senate, everyone expected him to vote with the Coalition, at least on national security. Boy, were they wrong. Crikey intern Aron Lewin and writer-at-large Guy Rundle explain.

Lycra brigade muscles in on Labor-Greens death match in Balmain

Lycra brigade muscles in on Labor-Greens death match in Balmain

The Australian Cyclists Party are trying to pedal their message in inner Sydney.

Tips and rumours

Tips and rumours

We auction a very special bottle of red ... no outsourcing before an election ... and Fox News apologises ...