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 Fri, 08/18/2017 - 07:09

Theft, fraud and glitter: Pitfalls of the same-sex marriage postal survey revealed

theage.com.au
'You can't guarantee against theft in a postal process.'
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The Australian Thu, 08/17/2017 - 07:00

AEC to target silent electors

at.theaustralian.com.au
About 113,000 silent electors will be sent their forms by the Australian Electoral Commission so they can vote in the same-sex marriage postal survey.
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news.com.au Tue, 08/15/2017 - 17:58

Robbie’s sexy same-sex marriage stance

news.com.au
Aussie actress Margot Robbie has left no one in any doubt as to where she stands ahead of the vote on same-sex marriage.
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The Age - theage.com.au Tue, 08/15/2017 - 11:06

The important role teachers have in the same-sex marriage survey

theage.com.au
COMMENT Teachers have so much power and I hope many will use it wisely in the next 10 days.
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Australian Marriage Equality Tue, 08/15/2017 - 00:11

Queensland man encourages everyone in his suburb to vote YES

outinperth.com
Nice work, Dylan👏 👍How to ensure your neighbours are enrolled to vote!Make sure you check, update or enrol with the AEC: https://check.aec.gov.au
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Don't blame me I didn't vote Liberal Sun, 08/13/2017 - 13:59

Same-sex marriage: Youth vote may seal fate of government

sbs.com.au
Has the Turnbull government sealed its own fate at the next election by encouraging young people to register on the electoral roll to participate in the postal survey on marriage?
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The Age - theage.com.au Sun, 08/13/2017 - 11:44

High Court challenges to same-sex marriage survey a '50-50 prospect'

theage.com.au
High Court challenges to the same-sex marriage postal survey have a 50-50 chance of success, according to Labor's legal affairs spokesman, Mark Dreyfus.
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Don't blame me I didn't vote Liberal Sun, 08/13/2017 - 05:26

Australian Marriage Law Postal Survey

abs.gov.au
The government's election promise was a plebiscite. This is not a plebiscite - it's a shoddy 122 million dollar voluntary postal survey. Another broken promise - another lie - from a desperate prime minister and a divided government.
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The Sydney Morning Herald Sun, 08/13/2017 - 04:26

High Court challenges to the marriage survey a 50-50 prospect, says Mark Dreyfus

smh.com.au
High Court challenges to the same-sex marriage postal survey have a 50-50 chance of success, according to Labor's legal affairs spokesman, Mark Dreyfus.
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Don't blame me I didn't vote Liberal Sat, 08/12/2017 - 15:44

The same-sex marriage postal vote

thesaturdaypaper.com.au
KAREN MIDDLETON:Earlier this year, after parliament rejected the government’s first attempt to hold a compulsory plebiscite on same-sex marriage, Queensland Liberal Warren Entsch MP went to see Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull.Entsch had not supported the plebiscite the previous leader Tony Abbott had proposed, accusing Abbott of devising it as “a...
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