ELECTION 2020: NZ First moves fast to seek political capital from Muller resignation

Pattrick Smellie
Tue, 14 Jul 2020

Pattrick Smellie
Tue, 14 Jul 2020
New Zealand First party leader Winston Peters was quick out of the blocks to issue a statement on the shock resignation of National Party's leader, Todd Muller, this morning. With NZ First polling below the 5 percent threshold required to guarantee a return to Parliament, Peters sought immediately to suggest that National Party voters seeking experienced political leadership should look to him for the Sept. 19 election. "During a time of crisis, when stability and real experience is what the country needs from its politicians and their pa...
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