In Australia, a Federal election is just around the corner - perhaps the first in Australia where a mature Internet might have an influence on the result. Chris Pudney and Gihan Perera talk about the lead-up to the election, and rate the major political parties on their use of the Internet during the campaign.
Web sites we discussed:
Another competition entry:
And a report that came in after we published the podcast: ABC Radio National talking about the level of engagement of citizens in politics.