National deputy leader Paula Bennet walked out of the house during Question Time today, in protest of Speaker Trevor Mallard’s rules. Mallard has a system where if one side of the house interjects too much, supplementary questions are taken off them. After a rowdy round of questioning which saw multiple supplementary questions taken off National, … Continue reading Speaker’s rules fair
In an earlier blog post, I mentioned how important it was for National to show unity at the start of the political year. That hasn’t really happened, unfortunately for the Nats. While, for the moment at least, Bill English’s job appears to remain safe – at least for a year or so – rumours continue … Continue reading How long will Bennett and Joyce last?