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Sarah Basford Canales
Sarah Basford Canales
Canberra Times journalist

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As it happened: 'Australians have voted for change': Albo claims victory
Hannah Neale, Doug Dingwall, Sarah Basford Canales
Anthony Albanese claims victory. Picture: Screenshot
'He's ready': Gillard seeks the national female vote for Albanese
Karen Barlow, Finn McHugh, Sarah Basford Canales
Australian Opposition Leader Anthony Albanese listens to former Australian prime minister Julia Gillard speak to the media during a press conference in Adelaide on Friday. Picture: AAP
'Looking at bits of paper': PM slams APS advice on grants
Sarah Basford Canales, Dan Jervis-Bardy
Prime Minister Scott Morrison arrives at a press conference at the Michael Clarke Recreation Centre on Day 39 of the 2022 federal election campaign. Picture: AAP
Labor election costings to add $7.4b over four years
Karen Barlow, Sarah Basford Canales
Labor's shadow treasurer Jim Chalmers. Picture: Sitthixay Ditthavong