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Alex Turnbull is a chip off the old block

That’s not a compliment:

The son of former Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has taken credit for the ousting of Tony Abbott from the seat of Warringah, labelling him, “very much a terrorist,” in relation to political differences within the Liberal Party.

Speaking exclusively to 9News from Singapore, Alex Turnbull, who has been a vocal critic of sections of the Liberal Party since his father lost the leadership said, “I think not having Tony (Abbott) there helps.”

“I am very happy I got rid of Tony.”

“Tony was very much a terrorist.”

Peta Credlin, Abbott’s former chief-of-staff was having none of that. She unloaded on Alex. And didn’t miss (listen from 6’45”):

Tasmania, please welcome your new Senator … again

Jacqui Lambie might need a Berocca.