Labor risking marginal seats with live sheep export ban, according to leading pollster

JG
Updated May 29 2024 - 11:24pm, first published 5:26pm
Respected pollster Kos Samaras said the live sheep export ban may give Labor some ballot box heartburn. Picture supplied.
Respected pollster Kos Samaras said the live sheep export ban may give Labor some ballot box heartburn. Picture supplied.

The Labor Party has underestimated public sentiment against a ban on live sheep exports by sea and the policy was unlikely to win any new votes.

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Jason Gregory

National Rural Affairs Writer

National rural affairs writer for ACM's agricultural print and digital publications, covering federal politics, agri-politics and life in the regions. 2023 National Rural Press Club award winner. Send story tips to jason.gregory@austcommunitymedia.com.au

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