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Total wipeout or just a landslide: how bad will the 2021 WA election be for the Liberals? – The Guardian

After opposition leader Zak Kirkup admitted defeat two weeks before polling day, his party faces possible eclipse even by the Nationals

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It is said that a crisis benefits the incumbent, and this couldnt be more true for Western Australias premier, Mark McGowan, whose political opponent waved the white flag 16 days out from this weekends election.
McGowans assured handling of the coronavirus pandemic has spawned predictions of a crushing landslide on Saturday, with a 12.5% swing forecast to deliver Labor its biggest election win in WA history.
A uniform swing of those dimensions would certainly topple the new 34-year-old Liberal leader…

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