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Miracle Man Scott Morrison was no more than political huckster

Mark Kenny
By Mark Kenny
Updated May 21 2022 - 9:20pm, first published 7:30pm
Scott Morrison kisses wife Jenny as he votes in Saturday's federal election. Picture: Getty Images

What do you get when you mix an unpopular do-nothing government, with a say-nothing opposition, and throw in a few big disruptions like bushfires, floods, "me too" and a pandemic? Answer: A mess - Coalition voters wandering off like Browns' cows. Some to Labor, some to populists, others to community independents and Greens.

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Mark Kenny

Mark Kenny

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Mark Kenny is The Canberra Times' political analyst and a professor at the ANU's Australian Studies Institute. He is a director of the National Press Club and hosts the Democracy Sausage podcast. He writes a column every Sunday.

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