Federal Election

'Consider writing a letter,' Liberal astroturfing in the ACT senate race

Karen Barlow
By Karen Barlow
Updated April 21 2022 - 12:48am, first published 12:30am

A leaked email to Liberal members in Canberra has revealed the "astroturfing" techniques being used to support Liberal senator Zed Seselja in the ACT senate race, including requests to write to The Canberra Times.

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Karen Barlow

Karen Barlow

Chief Political Correspondent

Karen Barlow is ACM's Chief Political Correspondent. Working in the federal press gallery, she investigates and writes about federal politics and government. She has an interest in integrity, leadership and social equity. She has covered two Olympics and been to Antarctica twice. Contact her on karen.barlow@canberratimes.com.au

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