They say there is still hope for the Prime Minister to turn polling around, with Bill Shorten potentially facing some hard by-elections if more MPs are referred to the High Court over their citizenship.
Mr Abbott yesterday made no attempt to hide his continued anger at his ousting or his dim view of Mr Turnbull's leadership.
Mr Turnbull, who noted the Abbott government had lost 30 Newspolls when he took the leadership in 2015, will be in Sydney on Monday to face inevitable questions about his leadership.
Nor did he say if he'd forgiven Mr Turnbull for replacing him in his first term as prime minister. "I think the other 148, if they were being honest, would tell you that if the opportunity came their way they'd be interested as well".
According to Newspoll, he stands one point ahead of Julie Bishop as preferred Liberal leader on 28 per cent, while Mr Abbott (13 per cent) and Home Affairs Minister Peter Dutton (9 per cent) find themselves well behind their moderate counterparts.
The Turnbull government has been plagued with a series of bad news stories at the hands of its senior players, all of which have likely contributed to the consistently poor Newspoll results.
Asked if he would call a leadership vote if he recorded a 30th Newspoll loss, he said: "No".
Its energy and climate change policy is a "disaster", she added, and there has been a "big fail" on NBN.
Mr Abbott is a member of the so-called Monash Group, a newly formed gathering of conservative backbenchers, calling for taxpayers' money to be invested in a new coal power station.
Education Minister Simon Birmingham said it is possible to turn the polls around, citing the recent South Australian election.
"None of us should live in the past or dwell on things", Mr Abbott told reporters in Melbourne on Sunday before pushing off on the annual Pollie Pedal charity bike ride.
The impact of the poll was to have been within the Liberal Party.
While most politicians on both sides of the political spectrum tried to dismiss the importance of polls, former prime minister Kevin Rudd went in the opposite direction, referring to his own ousting in 2010 in a tweet.
"I regret making those remarks at the time, making remarks about 30 Newspolls at the time", he said today.
"It's not unusual for incumbent governments in between elections being behind in the polls, I mean we're not actually that far behind, truth be told", he told ABC radio. Based on that, coup leaders acted, saying we'd lose election. "Both MT&BS wld be long gone if we applied that standard now", he said.
California and New Mexico, the two other states bordering Mexico, have not made public commitments to sending Guard members. Arizona, New Mexico, and Texas all made new pledges that add up to nearly half of the up to 4,000 troops Trump requested.
Marko Arnautovic then had West Ham's first chance from Arthur Masuaku's beautifully weighted ball over the top. But after Alvaro Morata had two goals ruled out for offside, Javier Hernandez equalised for the Hammers .
Vikas faltered in his final two attempts in clean and jerk , aiming for a 200kg lift that would have fetched him a silver. But her attempt proved futile as she failed to lift that weight, sparking celebrations in the Indian camp.
Often called K-2 or Spice, the chemicals are similar to those found in marijuana , but they are unregulated. All 3 of the deaths associated with synthetic cannabinoids were men, 2 in their 20s and 1 in his 40s.
Ambassador Roger Noriega said Rubio will be careful not to overstep Pence, but he said his role could be more significant. The U.S.is working to coordinate Latin American countries on a pressure campaign against Venezuela's government.
The club also reached the EFL Cup final - their first major final since 2003 - which they lost to Manchester United 3-2. Southampton's defeat kept it in the bottom three, three points behind Crystal Palace but with a game in hand.
Zuckerberg will testify before a joint session of two Senate committees on Tuesday and before a House panel on Wednesday. The company that developed a personality quiz app, Cambridge Analytica, is at the centre of the scandal.
Adreian Payne and Keith Appling, members of that 2015 team, were among the names that surfaced in the ESPN report . The room then went dark and she was allegedly thrown face down on the bed and held in place, unable to move.
According to the Times , the line of inquiry is part of a broader look at foreign money flowing through Trump and his associates. Cohn has been under scrutiny over a $130,000 payment to a porn actress who says she had sex with Trump more than a decade ago.
Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban is seeking a fourth term on a platform that openly demonizes migrants to Europe. Polling stations were meant to close at 19:00 (17:00 GMT), but some are staying open hours later due to long queues.
Why a teacher walkout could threaten Oklahoma's blood supply
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Man City team bus attack: Police ask for footage
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