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Melbourne Candidates


Adam Bandt: Greens lower house hero not taking things for granted

Adam Bandt: Greens lower house hero not taking things for granted

May 1, 2019

When Adam Bandt gave up his position as a partner in a successful law firm, he didn’t imagine fulfilment of his political ambitions would be so swift and resounding.

A low-key Liberal hope in Melbourne

A low-key Liberal hope in Melbourne

May 1, 2019

Liberal candidate Lauren Sherson has kept her fight to win the seat of Melbourne on the down-low.

Once a Green, he’s now for Clive Palmer

Once a Green, he’s now for Clive Palmer

May 1, 2019

Tony Pecora is the standout odd candidate in the progressive seat of Melbourne: he was once a member of the Greens but is standing for Clive Palmer's conservative, controversial and potentially influential United Australia Party.

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