Labor shuffles the deck, plays the same cards
Ben Keneally, the Husband of former Premier Kristina Keneally was preselected unopposed last Friday to be Labor’s candidate for the Mayoralty of Botany. This follows hard on the heels of the Mayor of Botany, Ron Hoenig’s unopposed preselection for the safe Labor seat of Heffron, vacated by Ms Keneally.
Labor calls for voluntary caps on election donations
The upcoming local government election will be the first in NSW since the State Government imposed new campaign financing laws, and in the City of Sydney, Labor’s candidate for Mayor, Linda Scott is calling on all participants to abide by an even stricter code.
Working towards salvation
The Salvation Army’s Major Andrew Craibe stirred up a media shit storm last month, drawing attention to a long-standing official homophobic doctrine in the organization, requiring gay officers to be celibate. This position may not be around for long, given the concerted push for change that’s coming from the church’s rank and file.