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Mayo hopeful Alice Dawkins at her Australian National University graduation last year, flanked by chancellor and former Foreign Minister Gareth Evans, and parents John and Maggie. Photo: Twitter
Politics

Labor rules out Mayo hopefuls over citizenship concerns

SA Labor has been forced to rule out at least two prospective candidates for the Mayo by-election because of citizenship concerns, InDaily can reveal, while insiders are not sold on the candidacy of Alice Dawkins, the daughter of a former federal Treasurer.

News

Sharkie quits after High Court ruling

Xenophon-aligned crossbencher Rebekha Sharkie has sensationally resigned from federal parliament and will recontest her seat of Mayo in a by-election – likely facing off against Georgina Downer, whose father Alexander held the seat for 24 years – as the ongoing citizenship scandal dramatically escalated today.