Australian conservatives are back on track

On the 7th of September, the Australian people elected their 28th Prime Minister: Tony Abbott. The former Head of Government and leader of the Australian Labor Party (ALP), Kevin Rudd, had brought the federal elections forward. Interestingly, but not so surprisingly, the country decided that, after six years of Labor rule, it was time for change.  The polls foreshadowed it: the victory belongs to the Liberal-National coalition...