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ABC News is the news division of the American Broadcasting Company (ABC), owned by the Disney Media Networks division of The Walt Disney Company.
Andrew Katos (born 21 June 1970) is an Australian politician, and has been the member for South Barwon in the Victorian Legislative Assembly since 2010.
Australia, officially the Commonwealth of Australia, is a sovereign country comprising the mainland of the Australian continent, the island of Tasmania and numerous smaller islands.
The Australian Greens (commonly known as The Greens) is a green political party in Australia.
The Australian Greens Victoria, also known as the Victorian Greens, is the Victorian state member party of the Australian Greens, a green political party in Australia.
The Australian House of Representatives is one of the two Houses (chambers) of the Parliament of Australia.
The Australian Labor Party (ALP, also Labor, was Labour before 1912) is a political party in Australia.
A bicameral legislature divides the legislators into two separate assemblies, chambers, or houses.
Bronwyn Halfpenny (born 30 July 1963) is an Australian politician, and has been the member for Thomastown in the Victorian Legislative Assembly since 2010.
In politics, a casual vacancy (casual in the sense of "by chance") is a situation in which a seat in a deliberative assembly becomes vacant during that assembly's term.
The Coalition (or Liberal–National Coalition) is an alliance of centre-right political parties that forms one of the two major groupings in Australian federal politics.
Colin William Brooks (born 9 January 1970) is an Australian politician.
The colony of New South Wales was a colony of the British Empire from 1788 to 1901, when it became a State in the federal Commonwealth of Australia on 1 January 1901.
A crossbencher is an independent or minor party member of some legislatures, such as the British House of Lords and the Parliament of Australia.
Members of the Victorian Legislative Assembly, one of the two houses of the Parliament of the Australian State of Victoria, are elected from 88 single-member electoral districts, commonly referred to as "seats" or "electorates".
The Government of Victoria is the executive administrative authority of the Australian state of Victoria.
An independent or nonpartisan politician is an individual politician not affiliated with any political party.
Instant-runoff voting (IRV) is a voting method used in single-seat elections with more than two candidates.
Jacinta Marie Allan (born 19 September 1973) is an Australian politician.
The Liberal Party of Australia is a major centre-right political party in Australia, one of the two major parties in Australian politics, along with the centre-left Australian Labor Party (ALP).
This is an incomplete list of by-elections for the Victorian Legislative Assembly. A by-election may be held when a member's seat becomes vacant through resignation, death or some other reason.
Janice Maree Edwards (born 2 February 1962) is an Australian politician.
Melbourne is the state capital of Victoria and the second-most populous city in Australia and Oceania.
This is a list of members of the Victorian Legislative Assembly from 2014 to 2018.
The National Party of Australia (also known as The Nationals or simply, The Nats) is an Australian political party.
In Australian parliamentary practice, the Opposition or Official Opposition is usually the official title of the second largest party or coalition of parties in the Australian House of Representatives with its leader being given the title Leader of the Opposition.
Parliament House is the meeting place of the Parliament of Victoria, one of the parliaments of the Australian states and territories.
The Parliament of Victoria is the bicameral legislature of the Australian state of Victoria.
The Parliaments of the Australian states and territories are legislative bodies within the federal framework of the Commonwealth of Australia.
The Premier of Victoria is the Head of government in the Australian state of Victoria.
Robert William Clark (born 11 March 1957) is an Australian politician.
A serjeant-at-arms, or sergeant-at-arms is an officer appointed by a deliberative body, usually a legislature, to keep order during its meetings.
The Speaker of the Victorian Legislative Assembly is the presiding officer of the Victorian Legislative Assembly, the lower house of the Parliament of Victoria.
Spring Street is a major street in the central business district of Melbourne, Australia.
In government, unicameralism (Latin uni, one + camera, chamber) is the practice of having one legislative or parliamentary chamber.
Victoria (abbreviated as Vic) is a state in south-eastern Australia.
The Victorian Electoral Commission (formerly State Electoral Office), or VEC, is the government agency responsible for the running of state, municipal and various non-government elections in Victoria.
The Victorian Legislative Council (VLC) is the upper house of the bicameral Parliament of Victoria, Australia; the lower house being the Legislative Assembly.
The 1917 Victorian state election was held in the Australian state of Victoria on Thursday 15 November 1917 for the state's Legislative Assembly.
The 2014 Victorian state election, held on Saturday, 29 November 2014, was for the 58th Parliament of Victoria.
The next Victorian state election will be held on Saturday 24 November 2018 to elect the 59th Parliament of Victoria, including all 88 seats in the Legislative Assembly and all 40 in the Legislative Council.