The bellwether tag lives on as the ABC reports Eden Monaro is going with government once again:
Labor’s Mike Kelly has conceded defeat in his New South Wales seat of Eden-Monaro.
Dr Kelly is trailing Liberal Party candidate Peter Hendy by just over 600 votes.
Dr Kelly has used Twitter to announce he will be conceding this [...]
So, just got a call from an automated call service, which it turns out belongs to David Gazard (Liberal in Eden-Monaro). 30 seconds of blabbing halfway through dinner with no opportunity to actually talk to him (or a staffer).
Pretty ordinary effort, I reckon. Has anyone else had this? Thoughts?
[ED - Gazard has spent a lot [...]
On the telly just then, Mike Kelly’s slogan:
“Keep Kelly Working”.
I think it’s a shocker – as though the objective of your local member is to stay in work his or herself! Sense of entitlement much?
The Canberra Times is
The Age informs us that one of the sharpest men to ever walk the corridors of power, David Gazard, is running for the Liberals in Eden Monaro.
David Gazard has the unique distinction of having been an adviser to John Howard, Peter Costello and Tony Abbott. And now he is poised to enter federal politics [...]