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The Advocate

Palmer United Party reflecting on what went wrong at state election

Published: Mon 17 Mar 2014, 10:55am

Kevin Morgan says the Tasmanian Palmer United Party needs to reflect on what went wrong at Saturday's election. [Read more]

The Mercury

Booth tipped for fifth seat in Bass

Published: Mon 17 Mar 2014, 8:40am

ELECTION expert Kevin Bonham believes Greens MP Kim Booth will win the fifth seat in the north-eastern electorate of Bass. [Read more]

ABC News Tasmania

Abbott hopes for 'renaissance of forestry' following Tas election

Published: Mon 17 Mar 2014, 8:00am

Prime Minister Tony Abbott has reaffirmed his commitment to seek to remove 74,000 hectares of Tasmanian forest from the World Heritage List as part of a "renaissance of forestry" in the state. Topics: forestry, [Read more]

The Mercury

Blue Monday for Greens

Published: Mon 17 Mar 2014, 7:00am

TASMANIAN Greens leader Nick McKim has plenty of theories on what went wrong. [Read more]

The Mercury

Hodgman hits ground running

Published: Mon 17 Mar 2014, 7:00am

TASMANIA’S new Premier-elect Will Hodgman has started his first day on the job — disciplined, reserved and on message. [Read more]

The Mercury

Winners and losers

Published: Mon 17 Mar 2014, 6:45am

WE list the big winners and the major casualties from the hard-fought State Election campaign. [Read more]

The Examiner

Best blames party in fight to retain seat

Published: Mon 17 Mar 2014, 6:45am

INTERNAL division in the Labor Party was still apparent between rogue MP Brenton Best and sitting member Bryan Green on election night. [Read more]

ABC News Tasmania

Tasmanian votes destroyed after being damaged by letter-opening machine

Published: Sun 16 Mar 2014, 6:10pm

A total of 163 postal votes have been destroyed in Tasmania after they were irreparably damaged by a letter-opening machine, the state's electoral commission has revealed. Topics: elections, states-and-territories, government-and-politics, hobart-7000, tas [Read more]

ABC News Tasmania

Hodgman gets to work after emphatic win

Published: Sun 16 Mar 2014, 4:25pm

Tasmania's Liberal Party has spent its first day taking the reins of office after 16 years in opposition. The Liberals posted their best ever election result on Saturday night, claiming at least 14 of the [Read more]

The Mercury

PLP to decide Giddings’ fate

Published: Sun 16 Mar 2014, 3:15pm

OUTGOING Premier Lara Giddings has vowed to let the elected members of the Labor Party decide her future. [Read more]


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