Tony Abbott


Australian opposition leader Tony Abbott gestures to shoppers during... News PhotoAustralia,Consumerism,Customer,Democracy,Election,Gesturing,Horizontal,Leadership,New South Wales,Opposition Party,Politics,Shopping,Street,Suburb,Sydney,Tony Abbott,WalkingPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPAustralian opposition leader Tony Abbott (R) gestures to shoppers during a street walk in the Liverpool suburbs of Sydney on August 19, 2013. A defiant Australian Prime Minister Kevin Rudd warned not to write him off as a new poll showed his popularity slumping barely three weeks away from elections. After a fortnight of relentless campaigning, a Newspoll for The Australian newspaper showed voter satisfaction with him at 35 percent, down four points, while conservative rival Tony Abbott saw a three-point jump to 41 percent. AFP PHOTO / Saeed KHAN (Photo credit should read SAEED KHAN/AFP/Getty Images)