The Tally Room
36 - Eden-Monaro preview

36 - Eden-Monaro preview

July 2, 2020

Ben is joined by Stewart Jackson from the University of Sydney to preview this weekend's federal by-election in the seat of Eden-Monaro.

35 - Queensland local elections wrap-up

35 - Queensland local elections wrap-up

April 14, 2020

Ben is joined by Alexis Pink to wrap up the results of the Brisbane City Council election and the Queensland state by-elections, including how these elections were influenced by the COVID-19 pandemic.

34 - COVID-19 and Queensland elections

34 - COVID-19 and Queensland elections

March 23, 2020

Ben is joined by Glenn Kefford and Chris Salisbury from the University of Queensland to discuss the Queensland state by-elections and the City of Brisbane election, as well as the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on these elections.

We recorded this episode remotely from each person's home so there is a few audio problems on one of the guests' tracks, but it shouldn't seriously affect the listening experience.

33 - Council elections in South-East Queensland

33 - Council elections in South-East Queensland

March 15, 2020

Ben is joined again by Alexis Pink from 4ZZZ to discuss elections for the councils surrounding the City of Brisbane: Gold Coast, Ipswich, Moreton Bay, Logan and Sunshine Coast.

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32 - The Australian Election Study

32 - The Australian Election Study

December 17, 2019

Ben is joined by the ANU's Jill Sheppard to discuss the Australian Election Study: the process and some of the findings.

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31 - Introduction to Brisbane City Council

31 - Introduction to Brisbane City Council

December 12, 2019

This episode is all about the March 2020 election for Brisbane City Council, the most populous council in Australia. Ben is joined by Alexis Pink from 4ZZZ's Pineapple Rebellion to discuss the context and some of the key wards.

30 - can our voting system really be “fair”?

30 - can our voting system really be “fair”?

December 2, 2019

Ben is joined by Peter Brent and Stewart Jackson to discuss whether it's ever possible for a single-member voting system to be "fair" in the context of the final defeat of the South Australian fairness clause, and the relative value of survey, polling and raw voting data in assessing the results of an election.

29 - Redistribution update

29 - Redistribution update

November 25, 2019

I'm joined by William Bowe from Poll Bludger to run through all of the electoral redistributions which have been conducted while we've all been thinking about other things this year: specifically Western Australia, the ACT, the Northern Territory, Brisbane City Council and the likely change in federal seat numbers in 2020.

28 - Australian polling after the federal election

28 - Australian polling after the federal election

November 8, 2019

This week I'm joined by Kevin Bonham to discuss the failure of Australian polls at the 2019 federal election and the limited improvements in transparency by Australian pollsters since that election.

 

27 - Federal election results

27 - Federal election results

May 20, 2019

Ben is joined by Kevin Bonham for a quick podcast reacting to the results of the federal election.

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