Federal Election 2022: Eden-Monaro contender Mark Schweikert pulls out amid NSW preselection drama

By Dan Jervis-Bardy
Updated March 30 2022 - 5:50am, first published 5:47am
Former Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional Council deputy mayor Mark Schweikert. Picture: Supplied

Ex-Navy seaman Jerry Nockles will be rubber-stamped as the Liberals' candidate in Eden-Monaro after his only opponent pulled out amid anger at the Scott Morrison-led move to cancel local preselections and install "captain's picks" in key seats.

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