2019 Federal Election: Political expert Dr Nick Economou on why Mallee has been a safe seat for so long

Alexander Darling
By Alexander Darling
Updated April 11 2019 - 6:58am, first published 2:00am
CHANGING TIMES: Dr Nick Economou, a senior lecturer in politics international relations at Melbourne's Monash University, says preferences will likely decide who wins the seat of Mallee at the 2019 election. Picture: CONTRIBUTED

One of Australia's top political scientists says the 2019 Federal Election is likely the first in the Mallee where preferences will determine who wins.


Alexander Darling

Alexander has been a member of the Wimmera Mail-Times' editorial team since December 2018, covering politics, business and property among other rounds. He is a passionate St.Kilda and rock and roll fan, and has previously worked as a radio reporter in Port Macquarie and Gosford, NSW.

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