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This tantalising election will have long-term consequences for our political system

John Warhurst
By John Warhurst
May 18 2022 - 7:25pm
Australian politics could be upended on Saturday - but so could our assumptions. Picture: Shutterstock

This election is more interesting than most. The national result holds pride of place as always. That's what people will be primarily looking for on Saturday evening. There are many other intriguing aspects, however, with both immediate and longer-term consequences for Australian politics.

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John Warhurst

John Warhurst

Canberra Times columnist

John Warhurst is an emeritus professor of political science at the Australian National University and a regular columnist for The Canberra Times.