Different Votes - Refugees and migrants by 1233newcastle published on 2013/08/30 06:38:12 +0000 All through the election we hear a lot from candidates telling us why we should vote for them. But what about the people directly affected by the policies? What do they have to say about the pollies making decisions on their behalf? "Different Votes" is a chance to meet the people in the community who don't always have the loudest voice when it comes to politics. 1233's Hunter Votes Field Reporter Beth McMullen spoke to Gongbay Sarpor from Liberia and Stephen Mawa from South Sudan, who both came to the Hunter as refugees and are now Australian citizens.