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PM Morrison's coalition scores more victories in the Australian Senate

The government will in essence have a majority in the country's upper house.
Prime Minister Scott Morrison's coalition government secured an upset victory in May's election. The coalition is made up of Morrison's Liberal Party, which is actually conservative, and the National Party. Unity between the parties has lasted for decades. They're often referred to simply as 'The Coalition' and treated as one party. Polls had favored the Labor Party coming into the election. But the Liberal-National Coalition secured a majority in the House of Representatives, the lower house of Australia's Parliament. As such, Morrison would remain the prime minister. Results have now been tallied for races ran for the upper house, the Senate, SBS News reports. A majority of Senate seats were up for election, though not the entirety. Liberal-National Coalition gains Senate seats In a further blow to the Labor Party, the Coalition has boosted its total of seats in the Senate. The Coalition had already held a plurality of seats. It still hasn't won an outright majority in the Senate,...
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