Senate

Jordan Steele-John Jordan Steele-John

A man of Steele

Jun 30, 2016 Jordon Steele-John stood for the House of reps seat of Fremantle in the last Federal election, now he’s contesting again, with the hopes of taking a WA senate seat.
WA GRN
Peter Mah Peter Mah

From Mining to Cycling

Jun 30, 2016 There aren’t as many micro-parties on the senate ticket this year, mostly because the recent changes made it more expensive to run candidates, but the Australian Cyclists Party is having a shot.
WA AC
Mark Imisides Mark Imisides

No chemical romance for lefties

Jun 30, 2016 WA senate hopeful Dr Mark Imisides already has a large media presence. He’s known as ‘Dr Chemical’ – a name given to him by The West Australian Newspaper and Today Tonight.
WA CDP
Debbie Robinson Debbie Robinson

Fighting against 'Islamisation'

Jun 27, 2016 Debbie Robinson is the director of the Australian Liberty Alliance and National President of Q Society, an organisation that describes itself as "Australia's leading Islam-critical move
WA ALA
Stuart Donald Stuart Donald

Got the guts to be tough on crime

Jun 23, 2016 Building bigger juvenile detention centres, prioritising local pensioners over asylum seekers and fixing Australia's roads are all aims of the Mature Age Party and its candidate Stuart Donald.
WA HMP
Ross Williamson Ross Williamson

Gun lawyer takes a shot at the senate

Jun 21, 2016 Specialising in firearms cases lawyer Ross Williamson wants to write legislation to give shooters more rights.
WA ASP
Samantha Jenkinson Samantha Jenkinson

Disability no obstacle for Jenkinson

Jun 20, 2016 With a huge love of community and a formidable CV, including three years as a local government Councillor, Samantha Jenkinson says she is ready for the senate.
WA GRN
Katrina Love Katrina Love

Representing non-human animals

Jun 18, 2016 If elected Love hopes to focus on animal rights, banning live animal exports and ending factory farming, and stopping all stopping all wildlife culls.
WA AJP
Luke Bolton Luke Bolton

What's NXT for Luke Bolton?

Jun 16, 2016 Luke Bolton didn’t always want to be in politics. In his younger years he had a passion for cooking and was an apprentice chef all over Perth. Now he is on team Xenophon.
WA XEN
Farida Iqbal Farida Iqbal

Anthropologist for LGBTI rights

Jun 15, 2016 Making schools safe of LGBTI kids, ending racism, taxing the big end of town and doing more for the homeless top Farida Iqbal's list of things-to-do if elected.
WA SAL
Louise Pratt Louise Pratt

Can Louise make a comeback?

Jun 14, 2016 The 2014 senate election was agonising for lefties who wanted both Greens' Scott Ludlam and ALP's Louise Pratt in the House of Review. In the first ballot she won, in the re-election ballot he did.
WA ALP
Rachael Day Rachael Day

Crack down on crime

Jun 14, 2016 As a victim of crime Rachael Day from the Derryn Hinch Justice Party wants harsher penalties for violent offenders with no bail and no parole.
WA Hinch
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