It appears Western Sydney electorates have been designated the “key battleground” for the 2013 federal election by most in the political class.The area is mentioned so often in relation to federal politics that it’s become a filter for everything important. What does Western Sydney think about XYZ issue? Politician X made a mistake, how will that be interpreted in Western Sydney?In my opinion, the federal election won’t be decided in Western Sydney alone and the purpose of this post is to attempt to make that clear.

via Queensland and Western Australia are more important than Western Sydney | Gordons Thoughts.

A very interesting analysis and worth a look