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The federal-state Liberal split deepens

The federal-state Liberal split deepens

Crikey readers discuss the NSW-federal Liberal split, mistreatment of job-seekers and the SA Marshall government.

Steven Marshall’s ‘new dawn’ struggles to usher in fresh light

Steven Marshall’s ‘new dawn’ struggles to usher in fresh light

From healthcare to drug laws to deregulation, the South Australian government has spent the year keeping a low-profile between disappointments.

Poll Bludger: two-party system alive and well in Batman and SA

Poll Bludger: two-party system alive and well in Batman and SA

With whiplash-inducing speed, media takes about the frailty of the two-party system have made way for prognostications on the failure of its challengers to match expectations.

Poll Bludger: how Nick Xenophon could end the two-party political system

Poll Bludger: how Nick Xenophon could end the two-party political system

Nick Xenophon stands poised to unleash his full powers of disruption at the South Australian election in March.

SA Liberals, much like their federal counterparts, are on the brink of factional war

SA Liberals, much like their federal counterparts, are on the brink of factional war

Insiders have warned victory for the wets' will be short-lived, with one insisting “a factional war is definitely coming”, writes InDaily political journalist Tom Richardson.

‘Woman problem’ plagues Liberals around the country

‘Woman problem’ plagues Liberals around the country

SA's Liberal leader concedes it's a "fact" that women are under-represented in the Liberal ranks. But he also says it's as important to promote candidates who represent a broader cross-section of society -- regardless of gender. InDaily journalist Tom Richardson reports.

What the hell is the SA Liberal leader doing?

What the hell is the SA Liberal leader doing?

Steven Marshall's shadow cabinet reshuffle has left InDaily journalist Tom Richardson scratching his head.

Why are the SA Liberals so completely terrible?

Why are the SA Liberals so completely terrible?

The South Australian Liberals have been in the electoral wilderness for 36 of the last 50 years. A Liberal elder statesman explains what the problem might be, writes InDaily political reporter Tom Richardson.

Poll Bludger: SA byelection a canary in the electoral coal mine for fed Coalition

Poll Bludger: SA byelection a canary in the electoral coal mine for fed Coalition

Labor's surprise victory in a byelection for the South Australian state seat of Fisher at the weekend can be largely attributed to the plummeting stocks of the Abbott government.

Poll Bludger: fed govt gaffes could hurt Libs’ chances in SA byelection

Poll Bludger: fed govt gaffes could hurt Libs’ chances in SA byelection

The death of independent MP Bob Such has triggered a byelection in the South Australian seat of Fisher. It looked like an easy Liberal win, but things aren't so certain now.