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Jim Chalmers says One Nation and United Australia Party losses in the Queensland election were ‘satisfying’ – ABC News

Federal Labor’s Shadow Treasurer Jim Chalmers says a failure by Queensland’s minor parties to gain a foothold in Parliament gives Labor a mandate to “stitch together…

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Federal Labor is celebrating the collapse in support for One Nation in the Queensland election, with Pauline Hanson’s party experiencing a close to 7 per cent swing away from it at Saturday’s poll.
Key points:

  • One Nation will hold just one seat in Queensland’s Parliament, something Federal Labor’s Shadow Treasurer Jim Chalmers describes as “heartening”
  • Clive Palmer’s United Australia Party did not pick up any seats
  • Former Queensland deputy premier Jackie Trad lost to Greens candidate Amy MacMahon…

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