It seems there are a bunch of pansies out there, from Colin Craig to recent local body candidates who are all crying foul because..shock, horror, people are campaigning against them.
They all cry dirty politics. Listen up cupcakes…there is no such thing. There is just politics.
The latest cry-baby pansy pants is a candidate in Queenstown.
A high-profile Queenstown Lakes mayoral candidate has asked police to investigate an alleged “campaign” against him, saying he has no time for dirty politics.
Businessman Jim Boult, who is on the Hawkins Group board and is a former chief executive of Christchurch Airport, says he has laid a complaint with Queenstown police over an alleged campaign.
In a statement, Boult said over recent weeks he had become aware of actions “which may have had the intent of trying to influence the outcome of the election against me”.
He said he wanted a clean race and did not have time for “dirty politics”. Read more »