Some Senate ballot papers are going to be so large this year electoral officials have ordered magnifying glasses to help voters. Really.
Wes Mountain.

Preferential and compulsory voting are uniquely Australian traditions.
Angus Ferguson

Will Tony Abbott's decision to preference Labor ahead of the Greens have any significant effect?
Nicholas Reece  

What's the role of minor parties in the Senate?
Emily Look

Pretty pictures to help you understand Senate preference flows. 
Election Watch team

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