Big parties cashed up

Updated April 23 2018 - 8:17pm, first published August 25 2014 - 3:00am

On August 5, the Legislative Assembly legislated an increase in the size of the assembly from 17 to 25 members, to be elected five from each of five multi-member electorates. This is a retreat from proportional representation and serves the bigger parties more than the smaller.

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