One of the biggest jokes politics plays on itself is “secrecy” – secret internal polling that apparently makes public polling wrong, secret campaign tactics that relegate Sun Tzu to the status of mere amateur, through to other various secret and supposedly profound insights into the electorate that are beyond the comprehension of normal mortals. Cryptic […]
Introducing Tim Nicholls, the man who doesn't realise he's the Treasurer
Morgan recently released a new poll on their global warming beliefs and CPRS approval series that they’ve been running regularly of late. These polls are phone polls with relatively small sample sizes running between the late 500’s and a 1000 or so, making the MoE’s on them max out between 3 and 5%. As a […]
Defeat. That’s the amount Clive Palmer donated to the LNP during the campaign, the details having been released today by the QEC. There were two separate cheque’s, one for $230,000 and the other for $50,000.
I was going to write about this the other day, but so horrifying was the experience, so psychologically scarring was the image, that I fell into a kind of post-traumatic funk from which I have only just recovered this morning. The Qld Liberal/National Party recently released an economic document which you can see over here […]
With Qld being the next stop for the electoral campaign circus, that fanciful beast The Liberal National Party is off to the same start we’ve all seen so many times before north of the Rio Tweed – which just goes to show that regardless of the money pissed up the wall on trying to rebrand […]
The latest quarterly Newspoll breakdown has been released today, so we’ll plug all of the data in from these quarterly polls to give us time series charts going back to the beginning of 2007. (just click the charts to expand) ALP Primary Vote by State and Demographic Coalition Primary Vote by State and Demographic