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Matty Day contested a council by-election last year as an independent. Last month Alison Anderson, Larisa Lee and Francis Xavier Kurrupuwu quit the Country Liberals (CLP) and joined the PUP. Later, former CLP president Braedon Earley also jumped ship,
THE Northern Territory government has denied it is trying to avoid scrutiny by releasing its budget on the same day as the federal budget on Tuesday. The Country Liberals' timing of their budget to be released on the same day as Canberra's is unusual,
THE Northern Territory's chief minister has refused to investigate links between his party and a private organisation that Labor is calling a CLP slush fund. In her first parliamentary appearance since defecting to the Palmer United Party, former
Indigenous MPs were in the Labor cabinet in 2008, then defected to the Country Liberals. Now Clive Palmer has given them a vehicle to solidify the Aboriginal vote. Tara Ravens/AAP The news that the three rebel Indigenous members of the NT Legislative
Larisa Lee, Francis Xavier Kurrupuwuy and Alison Anderson walked out of the NT parliament last month after presenting Chief Minister Adam Giles with a list of demands...Mr Palmer has told the ABC's Insiders program, Ms Anderson will become the party'
Then last month, three Aboriginal backbenchers accused the government of racism and failing to deliver on promises made to the bush...The Blain win allows the CLP to govern with a one-seat majority and draws a line under the recent drama, Chief
Port worker Nathan Barrett currently leads police officer and Labor candidate Geoff Bahnert, who holds 46.8 per cent of the vote on a two-party preferred basis. On a first preference basis, Mr Barrett is sitting on 45.5 per cent, Mr Bahnert is on 37.
THE federal Minister for Indigenous Affairs says he does not support the ejection of rebel Northern Territory MP Alison Anderson from the Country Liberal Party even as rumours solidify that she will walk or be expelled in coming days. Alison Anderson
THE by-election for the seat of Blain in the Northern Territory will be held on April 12. Chief Minister Adam Giles announced on Saturday that he had notified the Administrator Sally Thomas recommending the date. The seat was previously held by
THE Australian Education Union is using schoolchildren to flex its political power by standing a candidate in a coming by-election, the Northern Territory's attorney-general says. It was revealed on Tuesday that the AEU would endorse a candidate for