Katy Gallagher set to need preferences for re-election amid David Pocock's support in 2022 ACT Senate race

Karen Barlow
Updated May 6 2022 - 12:56pm, first published 12:20pm
Senator Katy Gallagher. Pictures: The Canberra Times
Senator Katy Gallagher. Pictures: The Canberra Times

ACT Labor Senator Katy Gallagher has admitted she's the feeling the squeeze of a popular showing by progressive independent candidates in the territory, as a new poll shows potentially seat-winning support for former rugby star David Pocock.

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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

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