In test of re-election prospects of Australian PM, by-election voting begins

FILE PHOTO: Australia's Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull and German Chancellor Angela Merkel (not pictured) address the media following their talks in Berlin, Germany, April 23, 2018. REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch/File Photo

SYDNEY (Reuters) – Voting in five by-elections across Australia began on Saturday in polls that are widely seen as a barometer of the re-election prospects of the country’s Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull. In what is being called “Super Saturday”, voters in five seats will go to the polls after a handful of opposition lawmakers were […]

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