Heh. Â One shitty poll result and Jamie Whyte’s losing his lunch. Â This is beautiful:
Colin Craig is deluded and dangerous
âColin Craig is proposing a radical transformation of our constitution. The Conservatives are proposing to overthrow of one hundred and fifty odd years of parliamentary democracy and replace it with binding referendaâ said ACT Leader Dr Jamie Whyte.
âYet Craig does not want a referendum to make this change. He has said repeatedly he will support a Labour/Green government if they will agree to binding referendum. In other words, Colin Craig thinks that if he gets just 5% of the vote, he should be able to overthrow our form of government.â
âIf anything should be put to a referendum, it is a significant change to our constitution.â
âThe media should stop mocking Craigâs loopy ideas about âchem-trailsâ and the American moon landings being faked and instead examine his much more radical political ideasâ said Dr Whyte.
âBinding referendums have destroyed California.Â It has gone from being the powerhouse of America to being ungovernable.â
âThe problem with government by referendum can be seen in Colin Craigâs own policy platform.Â He says totally contradictory things.â
The Conservative Party have made Citizen Initiated Binding Referenda a “bottom line” issue. Â That is, they won’t form a coalition with any party unless that party agrees to bring in CIBRs. Â Read more »