Category Archives: National Conference

National Conference, National President, and more

A lot is happening. We’re electing a National President now, there’s National Conference in July, and NSW State Conference will be in October. There are 5 candidates for National President, 2 from the Right, 3 from the Left. All are … Continue reading

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The year ahead

Happy New Year. Trust you had a good Christmas. It’s about to get busy. We should have a new leader of the State Parliamentary Party by this time tomorrow (5/1) . Luke Foley has spoken in favour of Party Reform … Continue reading

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Unconscionable Voting

By Andrew Herington The ALP National Conference granted a conscience vote on gay marriage by 208 to 184 delegates. This was not remarkable because every other vote passed by the same margin – give or take a few people out … Continue reading

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More National Conference Results

Below are the results for Day 2, Session 1, and for Day 3. If anyone can provide Day 1 or Session 2 of Day 2, please do and I’ll share.

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All the Motions from National Conference 2011

This is more or less the full list of 400 Motions on the agenda at the ALP’s 46th National Conference, including those that succeeded and those that failed. (It’s long…)

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National Conference Report – 3rd December

Today was not a good day for the true believers.  There were a few good moments, but some truly dire ones as well. In rough chronological order: support for equal marriage is now part of the Federal Platform the part … Continue reading

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Victorian ALP Independents Forums Draft Party Reform Resolutions

Contributed by Eric Dearricott Draft Party Reform Resolutions which could be put to National Conference arising from Victorian ALP Independents Forums discussing Review 2010 Amnesty for Lapsed Party Members Recommendation 8: That the Party grant an amnesty to former members … Continue reading

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