In addition to providing more details about the model, the government and the “Yes” campaign must also implement a communication strategy.
There is no doubt that the yes campaign is being mentored by people who know how to win it.
And there are the cherished Indigenous Australians who have been pushing for constitutional recognition for years, including Marcia Langton, Tom Calma and Noel Pearson.
Then there is Burney, a Wiradjuri woman who has been involved in the rough and stormy affairs of the indigenous people for more than 30 years. There is her direct predecessor Ken Wyatt, with whom she speaks regularly.
They are backed by the campaign’s hardheads, Albanese’s chief chief of staff, Tim Gartrell. He served as campaign leader for marriage equality during the 2017 Postal Poll and was instrumental in the election victories of Kevin Rudd and Albanese.
Longtime Liberal pollster and campaign strategist Mark Textor is also helping.
These people should be open to criticism because history shows that you only get one chance in a generation to achieve constitutional reform.
But they should not be underestimated.
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https://www.smh.com.au/politics/federal/don-t-underestimate-the-people-advising-albanese-on-the-voice-20221229-p5c9co.html?ref=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_source=rss_politics_federal The people advising Albanese at The Voice should not be underestimated