As David Cunliffe stumbles ¬†and trips over his own actions and words another Labour Mp is making loads of headlines, some good and others not so good.
Could be be auditioning for leader…and after today’s headlines is it for labour or for NZ First?
Winston Peters is 69 this year…at the next election, if he makes it, he will be 72…there is no natural replacement for Winston Peters. Could Shane Jones be looking at re-creating a centrist party to straddle the middle ground?
Claire Trevett covers his latest outburst against foreign students:
Auckland University is in danger of slipping from a “storehouse of knowledge to a foreign warehouse” because it is increasingly catering for international students from Asia at the potential expense of New Zealanders, says Labour MP Shane Jones.
Mr Jones said the focus on increasing fee-paying students from China, India and other Asian counties was turning universities “into institutions designed to educate international populations rather than ourselves”.¬† Read more »