National returns fire on Iraq comments

National returns fire on Iraq commentsThe National Party has deflected the latest Iraq salvo by highlighting comments made in the past by Labour ministers.
Defence Minister Phil Goff yesterday sought to embarrass National leader John Key in parliament over his recent…
[NZ Politics]

Labour's hypocrisy over  John Key's Iraq comments are exposed  daily. Yesterday in the house it started with Question 1, a patsy question for Goff to attack, Goff got more than he bargained for when Gerry Brownlee started to quote Mark Burton and Goff himself, both saying exactly the same thing as Key. 

It is clear that Labour's game plan is the same they have always used, ridicule and denigrate the leader of National. Unfortunately for them all their attacks thus far have been rather puerile and ineffectual. 


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As much at home writing editorials as being the subject of them, Cam has won awards, including the Canon Media Award for his work on the Len Brown/Bevan Chuang story. When he’s not creating the news, he tends to be in it, with protagonists using the courts, media and social media to deliver financial as well as death threats.

They say that news is something that someone, somewhere, wants kept quiet. Cam Slater doesn’t do quiet and, as a result, he is a polarising, controversial but highly effective journalist who takes no prisoners.

He is fearless in his pursuit of a story.

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