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S Liberals are heading towards a resounding state election victory in just over a week's time, a new poll suggests. The ReachTEL survey published on the website of Hobart's The Mercury newspaper shows the opposition remains well ahead of Labor in the
S leaders have clashed in a pre-election debate over Prime Minister Tony Abbott's claim that too much Australian forest has been "locked up". Mr Abbott made the comments at a forestry industry gathering this week, 10 days out from the Tasmanian poll.
The Tasmanian Labor Party today officially launched its election campaign, but is facing an uphill battle to retain government. Opinion polls indicate Labor's 16-year rule in Tasmania may come to an end, with the party at its lowest popularity levels
Ms Giddings has told a televised leaders' debate in Launceston that doing another deal with the Greens would destroy Labor. Ms Giddings dumped the Greens from Cabinet after almost four years of power-sharing in government...Mr Hodgman responded that
HE'S best known for supporting Barack Obama but Bruce Springsteen's name has been dragged into the Tasmanian election campaign. A row has erupted after state opposition leader Will Hodgman attended a concert by The Boss in Sydney and tacked on a
Tasmanian parliament in protest at the born-again pulp mill proposal for the state's north. As parliament reconvened in a pre-election bid to ensure the mill's future, more than 600 turned out to voice their opposition to a project that has divided
A Tasmanian Labor politician has launched an extraordinary attack on his leader just weeks from the state election. Renegade backbencher Brenton Best has told ABC's 7.30 program Premier Lara Giddings should be awarded life membership of the Greens. "
Associate Professor, Public and Environmental Policy at University of Tasmania Tasmanian premier Lara Giddings cleared the way for the state to head to the polls late last week. Having sacked Greens ministers Nick McKim and Cassy O'Connor from her
Premier Lara Giddings has dismissed assertions of disunity within her party as Labor and the opposition enter election campaigning mode. Deputy Liberal leader Jeremy Rockliff says Labor is still suffering from internal conflict after Labor
Ms Giddings visited Governor Peter Underwood at Government House on Thursday morning, the governor's website says. The premier is expected to announce an election date later on Thursday and is also tipped to end the power-sharing deal with the