Queensland election 2017

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Queensland election: Labor to form government as LNP concedes defeat
Opposition leader Tim Nicholls concedes defeat in phone call to premier Annastacia Palaszczuk

Guardian staff

08, Dec, 2017 @12:31 AM

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Stormy seas in politics as Nationals under pressure in their heartland | Katharine Murphy
Voters in regional areas hunt for alternatives to major parties, as Barnaby Joyce prepares for New England byelection

Katharine Murphy

01, Dec, 2017 @7:00 PM

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LNP leader Tim Nicholls refuses to concede Queensland election
Nicholls says Annastacia Palaszczuk should ‘go into opposition’ if she is unable to form majority government

Amy Remeikis

28, Nov, 2017 @4:35 AM

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'People don't want One Nation': the LNP gets a warning from within
Former Queensland premier Rob Borbidge says siding with Hanson drove away moderates and ‘when you leave the middle, you run into trouble’

Amy Remeikis

27, Nov, 2017 @7:58 AM

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Liberal says worst conduct in same-sex marriage campaign came from yes side – as it happened
Senator David Fawcett, an opponent of same-sex marriage, criticises ‘blockade-type protests’ by yes campaigners. Follow all today’s events in Canberra

Christopher Knaus

27, Nov, 2017 @7:30 AM

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Pauline Hanson hoped to repeat history. Instead, One Nation has failed dismally | Anna Broinowski
Analysts predict One Nation’s 61 candidates will not win a single seat in the Queensland election. Why have Hanson and her party failed to cut through?

Anna Broinowski

27, Nov, 2017 @4:15 AM

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Malcolm Turnbull says a vote for One Nation is a vote for Labor
Simon Birmingham says Liberals must not be ‘One Nation-lite’ as moderates attack Pauline Hanson’s party

Katharine Murphy Political editor

27, Nov, 2017 @3:56 AM

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Queensland election: how Adani helped undo the LNP's push to regain power
Exit polls in the state’s south-east found up to 70% of respondents were against the billion-dollar rail line loan for Adani

Amy Remeikis

26, Nov, 2017 @5:00 PM

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Queensland election: Labor poised for majority government as 48 seats predicted
Election analyst Antony Green says Liberal National party will hold 39 seats, dropping from the 42 it won in 2015

Amy Remeikis

26, Nov, 2017 @2:43 AM

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Queensland election: George Christensen blames Turnbull after poor LNP result
Federal Nationals MP apologises to One Nation voters for the LNP failing to ‘stand up more for conservative values’

Paul Karp

26, Nov, 2017 @2:35 AM

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Queensland election result shows Australia is done with two-party contests | Ben Raue
The growth in support for the Greens and the resurgence of One Nation contributed to a far more complicated and difficult race for Labor and LNP

Ben Raue

26, Nov, 2017 @2:11 AM

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Queensland election offers Turnbull no respite as right-leaning voters show their anger | Katharine Murphy
The state election lays bare the challenges the political right in Australia faces: unless the Coalition can connect with the disaffected, they will continue looking elsewhere for answers

Katharine Murphy

25, Nov, 2017 @10:00 PM

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