Snap Election?

Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull secured the passage of some cornerstone legislation on Wednesday (30/11) but quickly suffered an embarrassing defeat of a government plan for a lower 'backpacker tax' on work done by young, foreign visitors. (Reuters Photo/David Gray)

By : JG | on 7:45 PM February 11, 2016
Category : Snapshots, Multimedia, Photos

Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull listens to a question after announcing his new federal cabinet during a media conference at Parliament House in Canberra, Australia, in this Sept. 20, 2015, file photo. Turnbull on Monday (08/02) ruled out a rise in the Goods and Services Tax (GST) under pressure from within his own party, further raising the possibility that he may dissolve parliament and call a snap election. (Reuters Photo/David Gray)