Tweedledee, Tweedledum: all electoral systems were not created equal

The Australasian Study of Parliament Group is hosting a talk by a friend of mine, Sacha Blumen, at Queensland Parliament House tonight (5.30pm for 5.45pm). Details are posted below, and more here. I’m hoping Sacha might send me the text […]

On stuffups

In Brian’s wrap of the Queensland election, he observed that “competence” was a factor in the election loss. I’d like to pick apart this notion of “competence” a bit.