John Darley (politician)
|Member of the South Australian Legislative Council|
21 November 2007
|Preceded by||Nick Xenophon|
|Born||15 May 1937|
John Andrew Darley (born 15 May 1937), is an SA Best member of the South Australian upper house and a former valuer-general.
Political career (2007-present)
Darley was appointed to the South Australian Legislative Council by a joint sitting of the Parliament of South Australia on 21 November 2007 to replace outgoing Independent No Pokies MLC Nick Xenophon. He was the third of three candidates on the Independent No Pokies upper house ticket at the 2006 state election.
Darley was re-elected at the 2014 election as the first candidate on the Nick Xenophon Group ticket. In 2015, NXG changed its name to Nick Xenophon Team. On 5 March 2017, Xenophon announced an intent to form a new party in South Australia known as SA Best.
- MPs stunned by Xenophon blast, abc.net.au, 21 November 2007.
- "South Australia's minority government must deal with a hostile upper house". The Australian. News Corp Australia. 26 March 2014. Retrieved 28 March 2014.
- "John Darley". Nick Xenophon Team. Retrieved 20 September 2016.
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