australian electoral commission

The Australian Electoral Commission (AEC) is the federal independent agency in charge of organising, conducting and supervising federal elections and referendums. State and local government elections are overseen by separate Electoral Commissions in each state and territory: New South Wales elections are conducted by the New South Wales Electoral Commission, in Queensland it is the Electoral Commission of Queensland; in Victoria it is the Victorian Electoral Commission; in South Australia it is the Electoral Commission of South Australia; in Tasmania it is the Tasmanian Electoral Commission; in Western Australia it is the Western Australian Electoral Commission; in the Northern Territory it is the Northern Territory Electoral Commission and in the Australian Capital Territory it is the Australian Capital Territory Electoral Commission. Wikipedia
The Age - theage.com.au Sun, 10/08/2017 - 01:59

Zero complaints made under postal survey's anti-vilification rules

theage.com.au
EXCLUSIVE: Not a single complaint has been lodged under emergency provisions rushed through Parliament to protect Australians from vilification during the debate over same-sex marriage.
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Brisbane Times Sat, 10/07/2017 - 22:58

Same-sex marriage: Zero complaints made under postal survey's anti-vilification rules

brisbanetimes.com.au
Not a single complaint has been lodged under emergency provisions rushed through Parliament to protect Australians from vilification during the debate over same-sex marriage.
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Don't blame me I didn't vote Liberal Fri, 10/06/2017 - 22:31

ABC chief MD Michelle Guthrie condemns Turnbull government’s ‘vendetta’ media reforms | The New Daily

thenewdaily.com.au
“Legislation designed to further a political vendetta by one party uncomfortable with being scrutinised by our investigative programs is not good policy-making.”
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news.com.au Tue, 10/03/2017 - 08:01

Massive turnout for same-sex marriage vote

news.com.au
The ABS estimates it has received 9.2 million survey forms.
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The Sydney Morning Herald Mon, 10/02/2017 - 22:40

More than 12 million Australians have already participated in the postal survey: polls

smh.com.au
That includes 69 per cent of younger voters - aged 18 to 24 - who are overwhelmingly expected to support same-sex marriage.
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Brisbane Times Mon, 10/02/2017 - 13:58

Three quarters of voters have participated in marriage survey: poll

brisbanetimes.com.au
More than 12 million Australians have already participated in the Turnbull government's same-sex marriage postal survey, new polling suggests.
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The Age - theage.com.au Mon, 10/02/2017 - 13:53

Huge turnout for same-sex marriage survey: poll

theage.com.au
More than 12 million Australians have already participated in the Turnbull government's same-sex marriage postal survey, new polling suggests.
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Don't blame me I didn't vote Liberal Sat, 09/30/2017 - 18:54

Malcolm Turnbull's FM radio strategy a poor substitute for good policy

thenewdaily.com.au
Malcolm Turnbull awkwardly tries to woo young voters.
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Equal Marriage Rights Australia Tue, 09/26/2017 - 22:47

No postal survey: 18-year-old enrolled voter told ABS can't 'verify' him

theguardian.com
Still waiting on your survey? You may be like Patrick: registered to vote but, due to a problem with the ABS database, denied the opportunity. Let us know!
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nzherald.co.nz Tue, 09/26/2017 - 02:24

Down syndrome woman denied right to vote

nzherald.co.nz
"People like us have a right to speak our own thoughts."
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