MEMBER for King Paula Luethen has used her maiden speech in parliament to bravely detail the sexual abuse she endured as a child, in an attempt to give a voice to a silent generation of South Australian children.
MEMBER for Schubert Stephan Knoll has gone back to back, winning the local seat for the second time, at Saturday’s state election.
LIBERAL Party candidate Paula Luethen is expected to become the Member for King after a hotly contested race in the highly-marginal northern seat.
MEMBER for Taylor Jon Gee believes his fighting background will see him perform better in his position now that he is in Opposition to the new Liberal Government.
RE-ELECTED Member for Light Tony Piccolo had “mixed feelings” on Saturday night after discovering he was on track to achieve a Labor Party voting record for the electorate, while his party was voted out of government.
NEWLY-ELECTED Premier Steven Marshall has heralded a “new dawn” for South Australia after his state Liberal Party formed government for the first time in 16 years on Saturday night.
PREMIER Jay Weatherill has reaffirmed the seat of Light is “absolutely vital” to Labor’s re-election hopes, and maintained he has a good r relationship with the incumbent member, Tony Piccolo.
THREE of the four state election candidates for Light have had their final say on why locals should vote for them, when they head to the polls on Saturday.