This has been one of those strange weeks that only a National-led government can give us. Part of that strangeness has been described in a previous blog, with the antics of Paula Bennett, Pita Sharples, and a slow train-wreck called ACT.
But before the weekend was over, there was more neo-liberal nonsense to follow. One thing you can always count on with the Nats – they’re good for a facepalm on a regular basis…
First Joker: David Carter
Local Government Minister, David Carter’s performance on TVNZ’s Q+A, on 20 May, was an exercise in National’s ‘Daddy State‘ policies revving up several notches.
Not content with forcing assets sales, fracking, and deep sea drilling on us – the NPPB (National Party Politburo of Bunnies) is now issuing diktats from on-high to local body councils.
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