The Centre Unity faction has been growing considerably stronger.
Ahead of the NSW state election, Premier Mike Baird and his staff strut around, exuding smugness, enjoying their high polling figures, while Opposition Leader Luke Foley launches a Labor scare campaign.
New South Wales' incoming Opposition Leader Luke Foley has a hard slog ahead. What will voters make of the man who lists his key inspirations as the Catholic Church and Sydney's NRL team the Roosters?
Labor opposes the privatisation of NSW's poles and wires, but without that sale it also wouldn't be able to deliver any of the infrastructure spending promised by the Liberals.
Perhaps a politician does not have to be likable to be electable. The NSW and Queensland opposition leaders will sure sleep easier if Daniel Andrews blazes a trail for the dull and uncharming.
Two NSW byelections on October 25 will mark a defining point for NSW Labor. Is the ALP returning to form, or is its leader John Robertson holding it back?
The News Corp press (and Crikey!) have been rubbishing NSW Labor leader John Robertson in a campaign that looks a lot like Gillard's knifing, writes NSW political reporter Alex Mitchell.
Crikey readers share their thoughts on the state of NSW Labor and the impact the church has on current affairs.