Jacinda says "let's do this!"

Last week I wrote that Andrew Little’s decision to make public┬áthat he had thought about resigning was catastrophic for Labour as it showed weakness, which is something voters do not want to see in a future leader, the day after I wrote that piece Andrew Little resigned and Jacinda Adern took over as leader of…

Andrew Little close to not making it back into parliament

It was a shock this evening to hear Labour Leader Andrew Little state he has considered stepping down as leader in the face of bad polling. This statement will be catastrophic for Labour. It’s a message of weakness and double mindedness to potential voters who, whether we like it or not, search for strength when…

Labour and their 'Chinese Surnames'

So here we go again, an idea thought up in the upper offices of Labour with merit, executed like those making the decisions are in their first day of politics. I say ‘merit’ because I think many people are in agreement with the idea of foreign money (from whatever country) flooding into our housing market…

What's Kim Dotcom's end game here?

I find the idea of Kim Dotcom forming a political party a fascinating plot in this years drama that is the 2014 election. I want to know what Kim’s end game is, and I wonder if there is a chance that his involvement with the election this year will aid National in being re-elected, so…

"Yes to Colin…and mmmaybe to Winston" says Mr. Key

John Key will signal in a speech in few minutes that if the people of NZ want to continue with the status quo he’s happy to oblige. Mr Key will say that “given the right electoral circumstances, his preference would be to continue working with the current three partners to the Government, which are ACT,…

Colin Craig on Radiolive

Colin Craig just spent an hour on Radiolive with Wallace Chapman. It was very entertaining and it was great to hear Craig’s comments and interactions with the listeners. It is an interesting time in the media as they are all over the Conservative Party story and links to National. I wonder, as did a caller…