War of words over new ACT electorate of Bean amid claims its namesake was anti-Semitic

War of words over new ACT electorate of Bean amid claims its namesake was anti-Semitic

Updated May 10, 2018 15:06:51 Photo: Charles E W Bean was the official Australian military correspondent during World War I. (Supplied: Australian War Memorial) Related Story: New seats nudge Labor towards election victory Australian War Memorial director Brendan Nelson has defended military historian Charles E W Bean over claims he …

‘Political bastardry’: SA Labor MPs shipped out of electorate offices take aim at Treasurer

‘Political bastardry’: SA Labor MPs shipped out of electorate offices take aim at Treasurer

Updated April 16, 2018 20:22:03 Two South Australian Labor MPs have accused Treasurer Rob Lucas of “political bastardry”, after he made the decision to assign them temporary electoral offices tens of kilometres from their electorates. The temporary office arrangements have been forced by a massive redistribution of electoral boundaries, which …