Michael Thompson

Labor’s forgotten voters

5 October 2019 9:00 am

At the May federal election, Labor’s primary vote in the lower house was just 33.3 per cent – its worst…

So much for the claimthat Labor is reformist

2 August 2014 9:00 am

In the wake of Labor’s 2013 defeat, where its primary vote sank to its lowest level since 1931, we’ve been…

Labor pain

12 April 2014 9:00 am

A life-long supporter of the ALP, never in my 66 years had Labor’s primary vote sunk to the level it…