We asked people in Barnaby Joyce's heartland what they make of his troubles

Barnaby Joyce talking to party workers during his election. Will they still love him tomorrow?
Barnaby Joyce talking to party workers during his election. Will they still love him tomorrow?

It seems to be the only thing people are talking about in the street – the plight of Barnaby Joyce as his lover expects his baby.

The Barnaby Questions

He is not deputising for Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull in Mr Turnbull’s absence next week. Instead, he is taking a week off. The opposition scents blood and wants a resignation.

And Mr Turnbull suggested that ministers should be barred from having sex with their staff, a prohibition which might be hard to enforce and which history might suggest goes against the natural way of things down the centuries.

But what do people in the areas which support Mr Joyce think. Steve Evans asked them on Grey Street in Glen Innes..

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