Newstalk ZB’s Felix Marwick is on the “not a fan” ledger when it comes to both Key and myself. He’s been after the content of our communications since the Dirty Politics hit failed to do its job hoping to succeed where Rawshark and Nicky Hager failed.
The Chief Ombudsman will investigate the Prime Minister over his refusal to release details regarding his, and his office’s contact with right-wing bloggers David Farrar and Cameron Slater.
Back in early 2014 Newstalk ZB requested records of all such contacts that had occurred over a two year period.
John Key’s office declined to release details, saying to do so would require substantial research and collation and also that some communications may have been made in Mr Key’s capacity as an MP and leader of the National Party.
Now, almost two and a half years after a formal complaint was laid with the Ombudsmen about the matter, Chief Ombudsmen Peter Boshier has announced he will investigate the compliant. Read more »