Thursday 8 December 2016

The Yates anthology: Brace yourself for big election upsets

Published 20/02/2016 | 02:30

"The much-hyped television debates failed to deliver decisive winners." Photo: FusionShooters

Election 2016 has made a few things abundantly clear:

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1. Turning the General Election into a referendum on recovery was a poor bet.

Voters, not parties, always determine agendas. "Stability" and "fairness" formed the basis for the respective government and opposition pitches.

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