Dutton’s Coalition “would now win a Federal Election”


This week’s Newspoll had Anthony Albanese’s Labor (51%) slightly ahead of Peter Dutton’s Coalition (49%) on a two-party preferred basis:

Not so according Roy Morgan’s polling, which has the Coalition (52%) ahead of Labor (48%), with Roy Morgan declaring that “a Coalition Government, with a slim majority, would now win a Federal Election with the two-party preferred vote”.

“The Coalition surged after ALP disunity on the conflict between Israel and Hamas led to Senator Fatima Payman to quit the Labor Party last week”…


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Leith van Onselen is Chief Economist at the MB Fund and MB Super. He is also a co-founder of MacroBusiness. Leith has previously worked at the Australian Treasury, Victorian Treasury and Goldman Sachs.