May 6, 2019 – Table of contents
The debate about the debate rages
Clive could spoil the election party
Clive Palmer has launched a bid in the High Court to prevent the Australian Electoral Commission from publishing preference results on election night until all the poll booths are closed. A victory would mean the result may not be known until after 9:30pm when booths in the Cocos Islands.
The adman prime minister is pledging $5m for a revamp of the buy Australian campaign.
Sarah Martin reported, “Scott Morrison will pledge a boost to the manufacturing sector on Monday promising a new “Australian Made” campaign for key export markets and a fund to help business invest in new technologies.” Coalition earmarks $5m to reboot Australian Made campaign.
Scott Morrison has also agreed to a third debate and was asked if he would be getting the gloves off this time.