26 November 2018: Government Offers Fiona Patten a Job

With election results still being finalised, it becomes clear Fiona Patten may not win back her seat and that the result will be close. The Victorian Premier publicly offers her a job in his government, with Fiona Patten indicating she would consider his offer. 

The Premier’s offer is a reflection of Fiona Patten’s proven ability to work closely with Labor in the previous term of parliament, gaining the personal trust and respect of the Premier.