Former federal Labor MP Emma Husar is expected to give a damning account of the ALP’s handling of criminal allegations she made..
Australian Labor Party
Federal political party in Australia
The Australian Labor Party (ALP), also simply known as Labor and historically spelt Labour, is the major centre-left political party in Australia, one of two major parties in Australian politics, along with the centre-right Liberal Party of Australia. It has been in Opposition in the federal parliament since the 2013 election. The ALP is a federal party, with political branches in each state and territory. They are currently in government in Victoria, Queensland, Western Australia, the Australian Capital Territory, and the Northern Territory. The Labor Party is the oldest political party in Australia.
A group of Labor women, aligned to former opposition leader Bill Shorten, had been pushing for the party to choose a female..