Yesterday the Labour party, and Phil Twyford in particular were all cock-a-hoop¬†because¬†apparently John Key has done a u-turn on the Auckland Rail Loop.
Without debating the merits of the loop project, which I still don’t support, let’s look at the politics of it.
John Key has just taken this debate off the table, he has taken all the cards, stacked the deck and dealt the cards into his own hand and Labour are all chuffed by this.
It is a brilliant move and one that the morons in Labour are yet to realise. Even today they are going to continue crowing in parliament with several questions on Transport.
The full details haven’t even been released yet and I think that they may well feel like the proverbial lemmings rushing for the cliff and suddenly realising that they have been pushed over it by John Key.¬† Read more »