“It’s going down to the wire” – How the tight race for Gilmore, shows ‘parachuting in’ candidates can do damage

“It’s going down to the wire” – How the tight race for Gilmore, shows ‘parachuting in’ candidates can do damage

With just 140 votes lifting the Liberal Party’s last remaining hope Andrew Constance ahead of Labor’s Fiona Phillips, the race for the seat of Gilmore on NSW’s South Coast has shown the Coalition that overriding local branch favourites can lose them an election. The...