Christine Forster backs out of the race for Wentworth

City of Sydney Councillor Christine Forster has announced she will no longer contest the Liberal Party preselection for the Sydney seat of Wentworth. Ms Forster, who is also the sister of former prime minister Tony Abbott, claims she was forced to reconsider her position after concluding her candidature had become …

Christine Forster aborts Wentworth tilt days after announcing she would run

Christine Forster aborts Wentworth tilt days after announcing she would run

Posted September 03, 2018 08:56:28 Photo: Christine Forster is a Liberal councillor for the City of Sydney. (Supplied) Less than a week after confirming she was running for Liberal pre-selection in the Wentworth by-election, Christine Forster has pulled out. Ms Forster — the sister of former prime minister Tony Abbott …

Malcolm Turnbull’s popularity will affect the Wentworth by-election and this graph proves it

Malcolm Turnbull’s popularity will affect the Wentworth by-election and this graph proves it

Updated August 29, 2018 10:03:18 Photo: Malcolm Turnbull was highly popular with voters in his electorate which gave him a buffer over the general Liberal vote. (ABC News: Jed Cooper) Malcolm Turnbull’s personal popularity looms large over the upcoming Wentworth by-election, with some voters pledging to punish the Liberals for …

Tony Abbott’s sister Christine Forster confirms Liberal tilt at Wentworth

Tony Abbott’s sister Christine Forster confirms Liberal tilt at Wentworth

Posted August 27, 2018 10:38:46 Christine Forster, the sister of former prime minister Tony Abbott, has confirmed she will nominate for pre-selection in the prize Sydney electorate of Wentworth. She is one of several high-profile potential candidates who are circling the federal seat, which is yet to be vacated by …

Wentworth by-election speculation intensifies with Christine Forster ‘considering’ tilt – Politics

Wentworth by-election speculation intensifies with Christine Forster ‘considering’ tilt – Politics

Updated August 24, 2018 18:05:49 Photo: The Liberal councillor for the City of Sydney, Christine Forster, will consider running for the seat. Tony Abbott’s sister, Christine Forster, and NSW independent Alex Greenwich could contest the seat of Wentworth if it is vacated by Malcolm Turnbull. Voters in the blue-ribbon electorate, …