Looking back on the key elections of 2018 reveals an intriguing mix, with democracy recording some notable wins as well as losses.
Victoria's Legislative Council again falls badly short of the proportional representation that it was supposed to achieve. Unscrupulous preference deals are only part of the story.
Final lower house results from the Victorian election show the size of Labor's win and the distortions of the electoral system.
The Labor Party in Victoria has won only its second landslide in 60 years. There are interesting comparisons to be made with the first one.
Victoria's Labor government comfortably wins re-election, in a striking repudiation of its opposition's turn to the right.
Victorian voters seem poised to give their Labor government a second term, although the opposition is not entirely without hope.
As the Victorian state election approaches, there's been quite a bit of movement in the betting odds – some of it surprising.
Theresa May's government is teetering, with little prospect of getting its Brexit plan through parliament. Is there a better way this could have all been handled?
Fiji goes to the polls tomorrow, still ruled by the man who uprooted its democracy 12 years ago. Australia should hang its head in shame.
Betting markets for individual seats give an interesting window into expectations for this month's Victorian state election.