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Labour's turn?

There has been unrestrained glee from Andrew Little and the Labour camp at the resignation of John Key, but they need to be careful.

Labour have long seen Key as the thing stopping them from having their turn in Government again. 428 more words


New Prime Minister

As predicted very early on after John Key announced his resignation, Bill English is to become the new Prime Minister.

Despite what many in the media and blogs are saying, I think he is a good choice. 485 more words


Key's last Question Time as PM

Key attended his last Question Time as Prime Minister in Parliament yesterday – he doesn’t do Thursday’s in Parliament.

Labour had wisely chosen to look ahead and focus on National’s leadership contenders, but Winston Peters and James Shaw addressed questions to Key. 835 more words

John Key

Key to the Kingdom

Banned Standard author Te Reo Putake writes for Your NZ about how John Key’s shock resignation will revitalise Labour, the Greens and NZ First.

It’s been a great few days for the opposition. 828 more words


Leader's responses

Andrew Little was quick to respond to John Key’s resignation announcement via Twitter:

John Key has served New Zealand generously and with dedication. I wish him and his family the best for the future.

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Labour and local versus national

Michael Wood came across very well on Q & A, articulate and confident.

Andrew Little not so much.

He sounds convinced that Labour efforts and successes in the local body elections and the Mt Roskill by-election will translate to the general election next year. 148 more words


A good win for Labour but...

Michael Wood and Labour had an emphatic win in the My Roskill by-election, but they still have a lot to do to turn around their Parliamentary performance. 347 more words