Anthony Albanese is understood to be telling colleagues he has a better chance at winning back WA because he has visited the State often and understands West Australians.
Lanai Scarr and Phoebe Wearne
Bill Shorten has revealed he is “confident” of a Labor win for the first time on the eve of the Federal election.
Bill Shorten has reflected on his last meeting with Bob Hawke, saying he had the “privilege” of sitting on Mr Hawke’s back verandah last week.
Bill Shorten has used his final speech of the campaign to frame the election contest as a “choice between the past and the future”.
Bill Shorten has shared his top tips to save money in an attempt to connect with ordinary Australians two days out from the Federal election.
The Labor leader has made industrial relations a centrepiece of the final days of the campaign with the announcement of a National Jobs Summit.
Letters have emerged that cast doubt over his support for the party he represents.
Bill Shorten has ruled out extending Labor’s wage subsidies for childcare workers to other female-dominated industries.
The timing of a press conference on Friday has raised eyebrows.
Opposition Leader Bill Shorten says he does not share former PM Paul Keating’s concerns about “nutters” running Australia’s security agencies.
Phoebe Wearne and Annabel Hennessy
An emboldened Labor won the popular vote in both the Perth and Brisbane debates
Labor has officially launched its Federal election campaign, with Julia Gillard appearing side-by-side with Kevin Rudd in a show of support for Bill Shorten.
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