LIVE: Anthony Albanese claims victory while fighting back tears, commits to the Uluru Statement from the Heart

The latest 2022 Australian Federal Election news headlines, updates, analysis, statistics and results from SBS.

21/05/2022 5:38:00 PM

In his victory speech, Anthony Albanese made several promises including strengthening universal healthcare through Medicare, establishing a national anti-corruption commission and embracing the Uluru Statement from the Heart. Read more: ausvotes auspol

The latest 2022 Australian Federal Election news headlines, updates, analysis, statistics and results from SBS.

The congratulations have started pouring in with UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson kicking it off on Twitter.11:48pmAddressing party faithful at the Canterbury-Hurlstone RSL, the Labor party leader started with a Acknowledgement of Country before saying he committed to the

Mr Albanese confirmed Scott Morrison had called and congratulated him on his victory, and he thanked the outgoing prime minister "for the service he has given to our country"."And together we can embrace the Uluru Statement from the Heart," he said.

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ulurustatement What a legend Election was rigged helped by the media. Zero doubt. With the fraud confirmed in the US we can only expect Australia to collapse with it. Same criminals involved