Prominent Liberal insiders have taken a swing at leader Alistair Coe and the party’s conservative wing, saying that the party “ran the campaign that Alistair wanted” and are “blaming everyone but themselves” for the election loss.
Mr Coe fronted the Canberra media this morning (20 October), three days after the election to defend the party’s performance.
“As leader of the Liberals I take full responsibility for the result on Saturday night,” Mr Coe said.
“It is tough. It is very tough. I and many other people in Canberra were devastated by the results.”
Party president John Cziesla wrote to the ACT…