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ALP struggling, Gillard improving?

Posted by: 3AW Radio | 22 November, 2011 - 3:56 PM
Neil Mitchell

Labor MPs say voters in their electorates are listening to them despite the party's worst opinion poll in decades.

Tuesday's Newspoll shows the Coalition would win a federal election in a landslide, holding a 14-point two-party preferred lead over the Government.

But more voters think Julia Gillard makes a better Prime Minister than Tony Abbott.

What do you make of the latest poll results?

PLAY: Neil Mitchell comments on these poll results

Greens yet to decide on mining tax

Greens-Bandt-Milne-Brown-172x115 The Greens are yet to decide whether they'll support the Gillard government's mining tax through the Senate, and are unhappy with the deal reached with the independents to see the bill through the lower house.

Blog comments Your Say

  • Can we draw any conclusion from the fact our "esteemed" Prime Minister only goes up in the polls when she leaves Australia? Now she's back and again doing her usual tricks, watch her go down again. By the way Cheryl, she's really not setting a very good example when it comes to morals; and yes, we are concerned.

    David Friday 25 November, 2011 - 2:58 PM
  • These polsters are deluded!!who wants to vote for a woman who has built a weak foundation on back stabbing, manipulative behaviours. She has no integrity, no impeccability in her words and actions!!And everyone with any brains could see the grubby politics in play yesterday. You could see that speaker did not want to go!! She is so slimy.....

    Ereina T Friday 25 November, 2011 - 9:16 AM
  • Cheryl,that does not mean we have to like the way this incompetent Labor/Greens mob are wasting our money and running the country into the ground does it??

    Steve Thursday 24 November, 2011 - 3:12 PM
  • What are you all still whinging about? There will be NO election for about 18 months yet I still read and hear all the rants, raves, whinges and moans of folk who in fact are really doing quite o.k. in the real world. Find something to really whinge about like poverty, child abuse, slave traders,low morals today or any other damn thing you can think of, do something for someone elses' benefit for goodness sake.

    Cheryl Thursday 24 November, 2011 - 11:14 AM
  • I am waiting in anticipation for the demise of the GILLARD looney left Govt. I liked Harry and watched the HO Reps. I agree with many here that I would like to know where the stats come from as I have not met ONE person yet who thinks that GILLARD is a competent PM!

    Jon Perrett Thursday 24 November, 2011 - 9:49 AM
  • Just one long list of lies and betrayal.....
    Live Export...Millions of sentient beings betrayed.
    Carbon Tax...New tax based on myth and lies.
    Uranium sales to India..another lie and broken promise.
    Lets not forget that nausiating performance when Obama visited .
    Gillard is an absolute disgrace who will lead Labor into the wilderness.

    David Wednesday 23 November, 2011 - 10:06 PM

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