Australia politics - government member resigns to sit on cross bench

Author: Eamonn Sheridan | Category: News

This reduces the numbers the government has to 74 in a House of 150 …. 

  • Julia Banks has quit the government
  • Will stay in parliament as an independent
But yeah, the importance of this is it reduces the government's grip on power just that little bit more. They govern with the support of independents, this increases their reliance on them.  

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