David Cunliffe and his lap-bloggers around the blogosphere are all blaming others for their leader copping tons of pressure this year.
What did they expect, this is election year. It is a fight for power. The funny thing is that they saw nothing wrong with Mike Williams digging into John Key’s past, flying to Melbourne, bringing back boxes of documents and then seeding and spreading rumours for weeks via the blogs. Ultimately it all blew up in their collective faces when they got it wrong.
David Cunliffe though is showing he lacks the moxie to be leader or even Prime Minister with his sensitivity to a little bit of scrutiny…worse he is playing the blame game.
Labour leader David Cunliffe came out swinging in Hamilton after weathering an onslaught of criticism over repeated gaffes that threaten to derail him in an election year.
He was in Hamilton to push his Best Start policy to the education and social service sectors and the party faithful after a week-long scandal he said was just a storm in a teacup.
“Mate, that is just Wellington beltway politics,” he said yesterday. “Government has been trying to throw the kitchen sink at me in the last couple of weeks just to discredit me.”Â Read more »