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CLP election ‘mess’

Aug 16, 2010 | Discuss

CLP election 'mess'

The CLP was in a “very messy and unfortunate situation” after its decision not to disendorse Lingiari candidate Leo Abbott in the last week of the federal election campaign, former key advisor Peter Murphy said this morning. Mr Murphy has backed the CLP’s parliamentary leader Terry Mills, who called on the Central Committee to disendorse Mr Abbott after it was revealed last week he had breached a domestic violence order. The central committee voted on the weekend to keep Mr Abb...Read more