australian labor party : Definition, Usages, News and More
- n the oldest political party in Australia, founded in 1891; the party is moderately liberal
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- Rudd sworn in as Australian prime minister
Kevin Rudd was sworn in Thursday morning as Australia's prime minister, a day after winning a Labor Party vote that led to Julia Gillard's resignation. Rudd, who previously served as prime minister, also will lead the Australian Labor Party, with Anthony Albanese serving as deputy prime minister. Australian Governor-General Quentin Bryce oversaw the ceremony at Government House in Canberra. The ...
June 27, 2013 - KSAT San Antonio
- Australian PM voted down by her party
Australian Prime Minister Julia Gillard resigned Wednesday after the Australian Labor Party voted her out of its leadership. She had called for the vote herself after months of inner-party friction ahead of a general election due in September. Her rival, former Prime Minister Kevin Rudd, takes her place as party leader, after winning the internal ballot in a 57-45 vote, according to an ALP ...
June 26, 2013 - KSAT San Antonio
- Julia Gillard Ousted as Kevin Rudd Voted Australian Labor Party Leader
Australian Prime Minister Julia Gillard resigned Wednesday after the Australian Labor Party voted her out of its leadership.
June 26, 2013 - Skanner