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Western Sydney is traditional Labor heartland but the margins on the seats held by Labor have been thinning and there have been growing fears of an electoral wipe-out for Labor. Of the 12 seats held by Labor in Western and South-Western Sydney, 10 are on a margin of less than 10 per cent. The next crop of Labor's up and comers are in Western Sydney. Will a switch to Kevin Rudd make a difference? Source: abc.net.au
After meeting with the British leader David Cameron, Barack Obama has sidestepped questions on whether combat troops in Afghanistan will withdraw before the 2014 deadline. The recent massacre of Afghan civilians by a US soldier and backlash over the Koran burnings have put both leaders under intense pressure to withdraw troops sooner rather than later.
The Federal Opposition Leader Tony Abbott is ending his visit to Central Australia. In Alice Springs he urged alcohol retailers to examine their conscience, but stopped short of offering solutions to alcohol abuse.