Voters grill @IndigoCathy and @MartyCorboyNats #Indivotes Libs cry forum foul: @Jansant reports

Wayne Jansson

Wayne Jansson

Chief reporter & photographer at No Fibs
Wayne Jansson is an Australian citizen journalist and photographer. He covered the seat of Indi during the 2013 federal election which saw Independent Cathy McGowan unseat Liberal Sophie Mirabella. His interests are politics and social justice.
Wayne Jansson
- 8 hours ago
Wayne Jansson
[dropshadowbox align=”none” effect=”lifted-both” width=”auto” height=”” background_color=”#ECE9D8″ border_width=”1″ border_color=”#dddddd” ]Speaking to ABC radio on Tuesday morning, Mirabella said the forum failed to raise “any questions about what I think the top issues of concern for Indi are”, which she said were jobs, infrastructure and roads. Excerp from The Guardian – link at end of story.[/dropshadowbox]The ABC Goulburn Murray (@ABCGM), The Border Mail (@bordermail) #Indivotes forum was held on Monday night at The Wangaratta Performing Arts Centre.

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The Border Mail, ABC Goulburn Murray #Indivotes forum. Photo: @Jansant

The Only candidate not to attend was Rise Up Australia candidate, Vincent Ferrando.

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Five hundred people attended the #Indivotes forum to hear from the candidates, moderated by Jon Faine from 774 ABC Melbourne. Photo: @Jansant

Liberal Party candidate for Indi, Sophie Mirabella. Photo: @Jansant

Liberal Party candidate for Indi, Sophie Mirabella campaigning for a national sex offenders register. Photo: @Jansant

ALP candidate for Indi Eric Kerr. Photo: @Jansant

ALP candidate for Indi Eric Kerr. Photo: @Jansant

Australian Country Party candidate, Juilian Fidge. Photo: @Jansant

Australian Country Party candidate, Juilian Fidge. Photo: @Jansant

Liberal Democrat candidate Tim Quilty had a very uncomfortable evening. Photo: @Jansant

Liberal Democrat candidate Tim Quilty and Greens candidate Jenny O’Connor. Photo: @Jansant

Independent Cathy McGowan MP strongly defends her first term voting record. Photo: @Jansant

Independent Cathy McGowan MP strongly defends her first term voting record. Photo: @Jansant

National Party candidate Marty Corboy, believes in intelligent design and climate change. Photo: @Jansant

National Party candidate Marty Corboy, believes in intelligent design and climate change. Photo: @Jansant

Greens Candidate Jenny O'Conner. Photo: @jansant

Greens Candidate Jenny O’Conner. Photo: @jansant

Liberal candidate Sophie Mirabella. Photo: @Jansant

Liberal candidate Sophie Mirabella. Photo: @Jansant

Independent candidate Alan Lappin didn't get to say very much at all beyond the opening adresses. Phoyo: @jansant

Independent candidate Alan Lappin didn’t get to say very much at all beyond the opening addresses. Phoyo: @jansant

National candidate Marty Corboy looking a little apprehensive after strong dissaproval from the crowd about some of his views, Photo: @jansant

National candidate Marty Corboy looking a little apprehensive after strong dissaproval from the crowd about some of his views, Photo: @jansant

The Border Mail photographer, Mark Jesser. Photo: @Jansant

The Border Mail photographer, Mark Jesser. Photo: @Jansant

Greens candidate Jenny O'Connor with her family after the forum. Photo: @Jansant

Greens candidate Jenny O’Connor with her family after the forum. Photo: @Jansant

Susan Benedyka, Ilena Young, Ruth McGowan and Independent Cathy McGowan MP. Photo: @Jansant

Susan Benedyka, Ilena Young, Ruth McGowan and Independent Cathy McGowan MP. Photo: @Jansant

Sophie Mirabella complains of ‘stacked-out audience’ at Indi election forum


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