WA Elections: Campaign casualties and social media near misses

Press/Media: Expert Comment


Political casualties during the WA election campaign are mounting as social media posts and inappropriate behaviour continue to land candidates in hot water.


'More skeletons in the closet'

Murdoch University public relations lecturer Kate Fitch said it was "naive" of candidates to think their social media posts would not be noticed.








"You can't hide anything. Even deleting social media accounts or past posts doesn't mean they are not going to be found - they will be found," she said.








Period17 Feb 2017

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