21 Aug 2018

Turnbull survives

From The Panel, 4:08 pm on 21 August 2018

There's speculation in Australian media that Prime Minister Malcom Turnbull will call an early election after he staved-off a leadership challenge in the form of Peter Dutton. The PM carried out a risky strategy of declaring his position vacant leading to the vote. The Australian newspaper reports that Mr Turnbull's 18 Liberal cabinet colleagues have lost confidence in him.