September 7th, 2016
Episode 480 of 579 episodes
A year out from the last election, the Liberal party deposed Tony Abbott as leader and replaced him with Malcolm Turnbull. It was a risky move given that the last time Turnbull led the Liberal party it had ended in near disaster with 'Utegate'. And then there is the fact that the leader's world view doesn't seem to mesh with many in his own party. Not to mention all those colleagues he's alienated. After the election, with the Coalition achieving a less than stellar victory, opinion is divided on whether the gamble has paid off.