NSW Labor and the Queensland LNP both held conferences over the weekend. There was the usual shouting into microphones and occasional angry scenes but it is all part of democracy in action.
The LNP state conference in Brisbane considered 100 motions but it was just one that drew the headlines.
The Young Nationals proposed a motion to abolish Abstudy; a scheme in place to provide rent assistance and additional tutorial help for indigenous students.
Slight movement in Labor's favour in the latest quarterly state Newspoll result from Queensland, but this most likely represents a correction after an exaggerated LNP lead last time around.
A ReachTEL state poll for Queensland finds a slight improvement for the Liberal National Party, although the gain comes at Palmer United's expense rather than Labor's.
ReachTEL’s monthly automated phone poll of state voting intention in Queensland, conducted for Channel Seven, has the Liberal National Party essentially unchanged on a month ago at 41.9%, Labor down two points to 32.1%, Katter’s Aus...
With the change in the state's political breeze recently, Labor is hungrily eyeing Queensland as a potential source of seats to counterbalance anticipated losses in Sydney. An inner-city seat with the LNP's lowest margin represents ...