Nationals' Bridget McKenzie weighs up move to lower house in Andrew Broad's seat

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Deputy leader could be eyeing Mallee after sitting MP announces he will not recontest following sex scandal

Bridget McKenzie is still weighing up a move to the lower house, and with it, potential leadership of the Nationals, as the besieged coalition partner struggles to move on from its latest MP sex scandal.

The Nationals leader, Michael McCormack, said McKenzie would have his “full support” if she chose to step away from the Senate and run in the electorate of Mallee, following Andrew Broad’s announcement he would be stepping down at the next election.

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