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Newspoll shenanigans at the Oz hide an actual Coalition recovery

Newspoll shenanigans at the Oz hide an actual Coalition recovery

The idea that preferred prime minister is a useful polling indicator is hard to kill, but the government is much better placed than it was earlier this year.

Poll Bludger: has the budget helped the government’s chances at re-election one bit?

Poll Bludger: has the budget helped the government’s chances at re-election one bit?

While warring poll numbers cast doubt on voter's love for the Coalition, there are signs that Malcolm Turnbull may soon have a reason to await his preferred leader polls with hope rather than dread.

Turnbull isn’t the problem. Liberal Party politics are the problem.

Turnbull isn’t the problem. Liberal Party politics are the problem.

Since 2007, a working majority of the population has been centre-left shifted, and the Coalition has repeatedly failed to grasp that fact.

Turnbull’s Newspoll hole not just the result of hubris, but also terrible luck

Turnbull’s Newspoll hole not just the result of hubris, but also terrible luck

It's not just self-regard that caused Malcolm Turnbull to come unstuck on this persistent Newspoll commentary. He has also been the victim of unusually stable polling results.

Crikey Worm: Turnbull hits the big 30

Crikey Worm: Turnbull hits the big 30

Good morning, early birds. The Prime Minister hits the dreaded 30. Plus, concerns for animal welfare as a live export ship is prohibited from leaving Western Australia. It's the news you need, with Chris Woods.

Crikey Worm: latest Newspoll puts Turnbull on a knife-edge

Crikey Worm: latest Newspoll puts Turnbull on a knife-edge

Good morning, early birds. Malcolm Turnbull's government loses its 29th Newspoll in a row (and we all know what that means). Plus, Australian cricket captain Steve Smith suspended over ball-tampering scandal. It's the news you need to know, with Chris Woods.

Crikey Worm: Turnbull loses 28th consecutive Newspoll

Crikey Worm: Turnbull loses 28th consecutive Newspoll

Good morning, early birds. Latest Newspoll confirms, whatever Turnbull's selling, the public isn't buying it. Plus, Australia prepares for (trade) war over Donald Trump's surprise metal tariffs. It's the news you need to know, with Max Chalmers.

Crikey Worm: Melbourne Lord Mayor resigns following harassment claims

Crikey Worm: Melbourne Lord Mayor resigns following harassment claims

Good morning, early birds. The embattled Melbourne Lord Mayor Robert Doyle has quit. Plus, finally, some good news for the PM in the polls. It's the news you need to know, with Chris Woods.

Crikey Worm: Newspoll puts pressure on Turnbull

Crikey Worm: Newspoll puts pressure on Turnbull

Good morning, early birds. The most recent Newspoll spells trouble for Malcolm Turnbull's future, and the Liberal-National Party in Queensland has backed One Nation. It's the news you need to know, with Max Chalmers.

GST carve-up mess makes a diabolical political challenge even tougher

GST carve-up mess makes a diabolical political challenge even tougher

The government is in terrible trouble in Queensland and Western Australia. So you'll never guess who would be one of the biggest losers from a reallocation of the GST to the west ...