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Federal Election Called

posted Apr 11, 2019, 1:01 PM by 2MG Real FM
Residents will go to the Polls once again on Saturday May 18 with Prime Minister Scott Morrison calling the Federal Election yesterday.

The Local seat of Claire is currently held by the Nationals Andrew Gee, who made the switch from State to Federal politics in 2016.

At the last Election, Mr Gee won the seat with 61.81% of the 2-party preferred vote.

Mr Gee says he is looking forward to the campaign

Without having named a candidate, the Shooters Fishers & Farmers party are already the 2nd favourite according to bookmakers.

Shooters Fishers & Farmers are expected to name their candidate on Monday.

Labor will once again have Jess Jennings as their candidate, while Beverly Cameron has been announced for the United Australia Party.