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Luxon and Willis: 'we are the reset', says new Nats leader

Pattrick Smellie
Tue, 30 Nov 2021

Pattrick Smellie
Tue, 30 Nov 2021
Newly minted National party leader Christopher Luxon is billing the party's fresh line-up as "the reset" the party needs after four difficult years."Much has been made of my relative newness to parliament but to be honest, I see it as an advantage," he said at a press conference in the Beehive banquet hall, a setting intended to convey prime ministerial rather than opposition overtones."I bring a fresh set of eyes, and what I see is that this place and this country needs a shake-up," said the former Air New Zea...

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