To help launch La Trobe’s involvement in UniPollWatch the team recently hosted a panel discussion, featuring a number of leading political journalists and analysts discussing how they cover elections, and what journalists can expect in 2016.

The panel featured Associate Professor Lawrie Zion in discussion with Tony Walker from the Australian Financial Review; Josh Gordon, The Age’s State Political Editor; Erik Locke, a former State Secretary for the ALP and David Broadbent, a former Channel 9 Political Editor.