A 2019 Australian Federal Election Policy Guide

TABLE OF CONTENTS 

 

1     Introduction to Blog and Issues

 

2    Preference Voting - why it matters who you vote for next. 

 

 

HIP POCKET ISSUES  

 

3      Energy Policy and Climate Change [decarbonising the economy].

 

4      Housing: Negative Gearing and Capital Gains Tax.

 

5     Cash refunds from dividend imputation (baby boomers).    

 

6     The Economy.

 

7     The Banking and Finance sector Royal Commission 

 

 

 

POLARISING ISSUES   

 

8      Migration Policy.

 

9      The Australian Embassy in Israel Australia.

 

10     Australia- Chinese Relations: The South China Sea and other issues.

 

11     Same-Sex Marriage.

 

12     LGBTIQP Rights and Freedom of Religion.

 

13     Border Security and Refugees.

 

14     The future of coal mining Mining in Australia – The Environment.

 

15     Snowy Hydro 2.0 Will it get built ? 

 

 

MAJOR PARTIES

 

16  Liberal Party      - elected members, leadership problems and gender issues. 

 

17  National Party   - elected members, leadership problems and gender issues. 

 

18  Australian Labor Party - elected members, leadership problems and gender issues.

 

 

MINOR PARTIES 

 

19   Australian Greens party election prospects.

 

20   Centre Alliance [NXT] party election prospects.

 

21   Pauline Hanson One Nation party election prospects. 

 

22   Cross-Bench Members of Parliament election prospects.

 

 

MICRO PARTIES - ULTRA CONSERVATIVE 

 

23  Australian Conservatives party [Cori Bernadi] election prospects.

 

24  United Australia Party [Clive Palmer] election prospects. 

 

25  Australian Liberty Alliance [Q Society] party election prospects. 

 

 

OTHERS 

 

26  Cross Bench Senators re-election prospects. 

 

 

 

GENERALISED ELECTION OUTCOME INFLUENCES  

 

 27 The Influence of State Government’s on Federal elections.

 

28   The influence of a ‘somophore surge’ and retirements on elections.

 

 

 

THE BOTTOM LINE – WHO IS GOING TO WIN THE 2019 ELECTION  

 

29   The Big Picture: Where the Parties stand for the 2019 election.

 

30   What the election polls are forecasting.

 

31  The Hot Seats - which seats are most at risk of changing hands in 2019.