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Election day: view from Cooper

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Cooper is the inner Melbourne electorate where a tight contest was fought between Labor and the Greens – the so called “the battle for Bell Street” between the gentrified inner-city suburbs of Melbourne, in the south of the seat and the working class, migrant strongholds of the north.

It’s been a fight to secure the interests of as many progressive voters as possible, as Natasha Pietrobuono reports from Cooper for Election 2019.

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