Josh Wilson’s resignation sets up three WA by-elections in Fremantle, Perth, Darling Range

Josh Wilson’s resignation sets up three WA by-elections in Fremantle, Perth, Darling Range

Updated May 09, 2018 14:40:41 Western Australia is facing a triple hit of state and federal by-elections, after Fremantle MP Josh Wilson announced his resignation in the wake of the High Court’s latest ruling on dual citizenship. The court decided today ALP senator Katy Gallagher was ineligible to sit in …

MP Tim Hammond’s resignation for family reasons shines a mirror on work-life balance

MP Tim Hammond’s resignation for family reasons shines a mirror on work-life balance

Posted May 05, 2018 08:36:25 Photo: Tim Hammond said the rigours of his job had a profound impact on his family. (Facebook: Tim Hammond) Related Story: Tim Hammond quits politics, saying he can’t be an MP and a father of three Related Story: A political headache for both sides as …

Tim Hammond’s resignation leaves Perth in political spotlight with by-election litmus test

Tim Hammond’s resignation leaves Perth in political spotlight with by-election litmus test

Updated May 03, 2018 07:37:27 Photo: Tim Hammond’s decision to leave politics for his family will cause a by-election in just over a month. (AAP: Rebecca Le May) If it already felt like election season in Western Australia, just wait to see what it looks like with a by-election on …