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Studio interview: Influence on future of Australian politics

08-23-2010 10:09 BJT

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For a closer look at the upset in the Australian election, we are joined by current affairs commentator, Professor Hua Shiping, a visiting fellow at Peking University. Hello, Professor Hua.

Q1: Usually, the party in power could be seen to have an advantage in an election, but after only about three years in power Labor failed to keep its majority -- what may have caused this?

Q2: For the first time in 70 years, Australians will have a hung parliament. What effect will it have on the future of Australian politics?


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