Coat-tail deals 'a few weeks away', says Key

Mon, 09 Jun 2014

By Pattrick Smellie June 9 (BusinessDesk) - Announcements on electorate seat deals for potential coalition partners are "a few weeks away" and will be announced at the same time, Prime Minister John Key says. Speaking at his weekly post-Cabinet press conference in Wellington, Key acknowledged the government continues to consider electoral accommodations with three political parties ahead of the Sept. 20 general election: the Act and United Future parties, each of which have one MP, and the Maori Party. A wild card is the Conservative P...

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