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Election trail: Week 4 wrap up

Election trail: Week 4 wrap up

Families got involved, Gillard didn’t appear, and more potentially offensive comments were made. ASHLEIGH PISANI gives you the essentials from week 4 of the 2013 election campaign.

KRudd on marriage quality

KRudd on marriage quality

Last night, for the first time during the election campaign, I felt inspired. As Kevin Rudd eloquently and passionately argued in favour of marriage equality on Q&A his words cut through. ASHLEIGH PISANI gives her impression on last lasts Q&A.

Election trail: Education cheat sheet

Election trail: Education cheat sheet

Education is one of the most important issues in the coming election – so what are all the parties offering us? ASHLEIGH PISANI gives you a cheat sheet to help you decide your vote come Saturday.

Election 2013: Climate change cheat sheet

Election 2013: Climate change cheat sheet

ETS, Direct Action Plans and carbon tax – what does it mean for us, and what are the different parties promising this election? ASHLEIGH PISANI reports.

Election trail: Week Two wrap up

Election trail: Week Two wrap up

Week two of the election saw gaffes, dull ‘debates’ and sex appeal. ASHLEIGH PISANI gives us a wrap up.

Election trail: Week One wrap up

Election trail: Week One wrap up

The first week of the election campaign has drawn to a close and while it was a little light on policy, it was anything but boring. ASHLEIGH PISANI reports.

Rudd announces election date

Rudd announces election date

Kevin Rudd has finally announced an election date – and so the policy wars begin. ASHLEIGH PISANI reports.

K Rudd announces radical changes to asylum seeker policy

K Rudd announces radical changes to asylum seeker policy

Kevin Rudd has announced that any asylum seeker that arrives in Australia by boat will never be resettled in Australia, in a radical tightening of the government’s asylum seeker policies. Political commentator ASHLEIGH PISANI reports.

Double standard of ‘selfies’?

Double standard of ‘selfies’?

“Oops shouldn’t try to apply lipstick on the fly,” then Prime Minister Julia Gillard wrote as she uploaded a selfie to share the moment she smeared her lipstick with her legion of fans on Instagram. ASHLEIGH PISANI reports on Kevin Rudd’s recent “selfie” photograph.

Rudd campaign video proposes controversial reforms

Rudd campaign video proposes controversial reforms

On the same day that Kevin Rudd released his first advertisement for the election campaign, he proposed the most significant Labor party reform in recent history – taking the sole power to elect the party’s leader away from the caucus. Political commentator ASHLEIGH PISANI has more.