Michelle Grattan and Katharine Murphy
TONY Abbott has secured a last-minute pledge from a maverick West Australian National MP to support a minority Coalition government, clearing the way for an announcement on who will be
's next prime minister. Australia
So finally we are here, the independents will today confirm who they will anoint to lead
for what is meant to be the next three years, I however trust that this will neither be stable or long surviving. My prediction is that they will choose Labor and the alliance will fall over in less than a year. Australia
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