The Country Liberal Party has delayed its preselection process for the vast Northern Territory electorate of Lingiari until June.
- The CLP has extended the preselection process for Lingiari for several months
- The long-time Labor Member for Lingiari Warren Snowdon is not contesting the next federal election
- Labor has not yet confirmed its candidate for Lingiari
Party members made the decision on Saturday afternoon at the CLP’s three-day central council meeting in Alice Springs.
Darwin-based members and the parliamentary team travelled to the town on Friday for the meeting, where it had been expected a final decision on a candidate would be made.
But the party will now decide in June, when it will also finalise candidates for the…