New Australian Leader Gives Hope to Conservatives Everywhere Staff
Posted: Sep 09, 2013 4:56 PM
The Australian Liberal Party—“liberal” in the good way, like Adam Smith—and its coalition partner, the National Party, won in a landslide election over the weekend. Australian voters have made Liberal Party leader Tony Abbott the next prime minister of Australia with a projected majority of 89 out of 150 seats in the parliament. How did Abbott go from “unelectable” to dealing the left a defeat of historic proportions? According to The Wall Street Journal: