Labor's Laura Hughes thrilled with increase Labor vote, commits to running at next election

Cody Tsaousis
By Cody Tsaousis
Updated May 22 2022 - 7:37am, first published 7:30am
GETTING STRONGER: Laura Hughes with several of her supporters and volunteers, who helped the party secure its strongest result in 24 years. Photo: Gareth Gardner

DESPITE falling well behind incumbent Barnaby Joyce, Labor's New England candidate Laura Hughes is thrilled with the party's efforts at the 2022 federal election, which is set to be its best since 1998.

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Cody Tsaousis

Cody Tsaousis

Journalist

I'm a news reporter who enjoys covering politics and energy, but I will write about anything for my community. I moved to the New England in 2021 after spending several years in the Upper Hunter.