Just as things are quietening down for David Cunliffe’s wife, Karen Price, an ex Labour MP that knows about being an outcast chimes in giving the story another lot of oxygen for the news cycle
One of the Cunliffe family’s closest friends says Karen Price’s online attacks were deeply out of character.
Former Labour Party MP Judith Tizard defended David Cunliffe’s wife yesterday, saying she was “an extremely able and decent human being”.
She said Ms Price’s decision to set up an anonymous Twitter account last week to criticise journalists and MPs was an indication of the stress that families of prominent politicians faced.
“Any public statement is out of character [for her]. Karen is a very private person and I can only assume that she was driven to it.
Thanks for assuming. Just like a lot of current Labour Party MPs assume it was David Cunliffe that goaded his wife to run some hits on his behalf. Read more »