As predicted on this blog, Chippie has again calmly and diligently rinsed Hekia Parata.
Trevor Mallard should take note that this approach is much more effective than his bizarre antics.
These issues are easy to deal with, but for Queen Hekia utter arrogance, they should have been.
It is damn simple to start pointing out exact details of individual schools where there are so few students and the building so hopelessly compromised as to show up Labour for shameless politicking. It isn’t hard, Anne Tolley saw off four labour education spokespeople. you then have to wonder why Hekia Parata is making such a dog’s breakfast of these simple issues.
Chris Hipkins meanwhile is made to look smart, and on top of his portfolio even if it is Nanaia Mahuta’s.