Charles RichardsonMay 16, 20162 Comments
The High Court expends little energy in disposing of the constitutional argument against Senate voting reform.
Charles RichardsonMay 6, 2016
The Philippines elect a new president on Monday, with the front-runner making many people uncomfortable.
Charles RichardsonApr 22, 20164 Comments
Queensland's Labor government has turned the clock back to compulsory preferential voting in the pursuit of short-term electoral advantage.
Charles RichardsonMar 24, 2016
Another set of primary results fail to clinch the presidential nomination on either side. With 19 states to go, the contests are moving into somewhat different territory.
Charles RichardsonMar 19, 20164 Comments
Queensland's politicians want to give themselves an extra year before being accountable to their voters. The voters may not be so keen on the idea.
Charles RichardsonFeb 17, 20161 Comment
Don't depend on the media to explain what's at stake with Senate voting reform, or even to point out the biases of their sources.
Charles RichardsonDec 18, 2015
Spain has undergone a political upheaval in the last four years, making Sunday's election the most unpredictable anyone can remember.
Charles RichardsonDec 5, 2015
French regional elections tomorrow will tell us more about the size of the surge for the far-right National Front and the impact of the recent terrorist attacks.
Charles RichardsonOct 21, 20151 Comment
The polls got it right in Switzerland; less so in Canada, but for explicable reasons.