A few happy snaps from election day. Given that old habits die hard, election day was spent by my travelling through some marginal electorate. Taking samples of how-to-votes, chatting to booth workers, and taking some happy snaps. For those keeping score at home, Ariontheweb visited Kooyong, La Trobe, Aston, Deakin, Chisholm, Melbourne, Wills, Melbourne Ports, Goldstein, Higgins, Hotham (yes, some non-marginals in there, but geography was my enemy).
The ALP seemed to have multiple messages as people entered the polling booths.
There was Medicare:
and some, but not all electorates, pushed health and education:
For the Liberals, though, the message was clear: