Home » Posts tagged with » WAVotes

West Australian LGBTI advocates welcome election results

Local advocates of the LGBTI community have welcomed Labor’s victory in Saturday’s state election, describing the result as “a triumph against bigotry.” Long-term LGBTI advocate Damian Douglas-Meyer says the relentless campaign by anti-gay groups and religious MPs to vanquish the Safe Schools anti-bullying program had failed. Liberal MPs Peter Abetz and Joe Francis posted videos […]

Tags: , , , , , ,

Mark McGowan delivers victory speech after landslide election win

Mark McGowan delivers victory speech after landslide election win

Premier-elect Mark McGowan has delivered his first public speech since Labor’s election win tonight, with a nod to his opponent Colin Barnett. “Western Australia is truly a wonderful state,” McGowan began. “The greatest people, in the greatest state, in the greatest country in the world.” An expatriate of New South Wales, McGowan used much of […]

Tags: , , ,

Read More