Game on, it's yet another khaki election

By The Canberra Times
Updated March 8 2022 - 2:17am, first published March 7 2022 - 6:45pm
Peter Dutton and Scott Morrison are talking up national security as an election issue. Picture: Sitthixay Ditthavong.

Although almost 122 years have elapsed since the first so-called "khaki election" in Britain in 1900, that poll, at the height of the Boer War, set a pattern many governments have followed ever since.