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William BoweJan 15, 2004

The Poll Bludger's long-awaited domain name is now in business, so amend those bookmarks to Big up to Crikey for their Po

Theresa Green

William BoweJan 15, 2004

The Queensland Greens went into the election suffering internal problems that would have derailed the campaign of a major party, but The Poll Bludger is calculating that bedlam and d

Merri, Merri, Quite Contrerri

William BoweJan 14, 2004

Day two of the Queensland election campaign had been dominated by point scoring over child abuse, accusations of financial irresponsibility, the land clearing debate, and other matte

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Queensland election: Day 1 highlights

William BoweJan 14, 2004

Queenslanders, pundits, opposition MPs and Poll Bludgers alike were caught on the hop when news emerged around 11am that Peter Beattie was interrupting his holidays to pass on his pe

News flash: Beattie calls Queensland election

William BoweJan 13, 2004 reports that Peter Beattie is on his way to Government House to call a state election for February 7. Both the date and the announce

Greetings from the Poll Bludger

William BoweJan 12, 2004

Welcome to the first ever posting from The Poll Bludger. I am a Melbourne-based amateur psephologist hoping to use the magic of the internet to impart the accumulated wisdom of a lif

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