A recount will be held in Clark on the Attorney General resigning at the request of Tasmania’s Premier and quitting politics.
Only hours earlier an Australian article featured allegations of bullying of staff by Elise Archer and disparaging messages about the Premier and his predecessor Peter Gutwein.
Jeremy Rockliff alluding to a separate reason for the need to part ways.
“Yesterday I was made aware of information in relation to remarks Ms. Archer made outside of what had already been reported, those remarks are unacceptable by any standard.”
Elise Archer taking a departing swipe on social media.
“It is clear to me that the leadership of the Liberal Party continues to fail to support ambitious women.”
Hobart City Alderman Simon Behrakis will nominate for the recount and is considered likely to win the spot.