The Senate passes voting law changes after a marathon all-night sitting.
(The Canberra Times, 19 March 2016)
The government is showing some zeal for changing the system used for electing Senators, after their failure to manage the current Senate crossbench.
The Royal Agricultural Show is on in Canberra this weekend, which is a timely reminder of how the existing above-the-line voting system for the Senate seems to work:
(The Canberra Times, 20 August 2013)