Tag: <span>defection</span>

LNP members vote to assistance Ian Macfarlane’s defection

Posted December 12, 2015 15:53:23 Grassroots members of the Liberal National Party (LNP) in Queensland have backed the former federal sector minister Ian Macfarlane’s defection from the Liberals to the Nationals. Members of Mr Macfarlane’s regional LNP branch, the Groom federal divisional council, expressed robust assistance for his decision with 102 voting in support and…


Nationals push for additional Cabinet post right after Macfarlane’s defection

Posted December 04, 2015 00:54:27 The Nationals count on to be provided an further Cabinet position in the Turnbull Government following Ian Macfarlane’s choice to join the party. Crucial points Nationals expect additional group member will alter shape of frontbench Warren Truss says he desires Coalition agreement “to be honoured” Ian Macfarlane says defection is…