peters to swain..naming iraqis again..
o’connor answers offering to confer after questiontime..
peters spits dummy re inaction on other cases..
yates asks patsy re border security..
o’connor goes yada, yada, yada.
peters names names again..
ryall and peters attacking o’connor
o’connor asks for more info..
fitzsimons asks ge question..
hobbs gets patsy and bangs on from a prepared script..
hobbs gets patsy and does prepared number again..
ewen street and fitzsimons working hobbs re insurance liability from ge
(both doing a good job)
key to cullen..re tax increases..
cullen slams him..by referring to working for families..
key is cocky…cullen will eat him..
copeland to cullen
cullen swipes at national about tax cuts by lunchtime gone by dinner..
newman has a go at cullen ..he slamdunks her
cullen does key again..
cullen gets patsy re national plans..
key just keeps this stupid smile on his face as cullen gets stuck into him..(oh, the televised debates will be a bloodbath..)
hide trys..cullen sees him off
copeland gets seen off
hide again..same result..
(any hopes national may have for traction from tax cuts would be illusory at best ….seeing cullen completely closing it down..and repeating the mantra ‘they will borrow ..interests rates will rise…families get much more from increased govt support than they would from any tax cuts promised by national..)
roy and hide still trying..
cullen warns hide about dirt coming back into his boots..
bradford asks when/why not repeal section 59..
re timaru horsewhip and cane..
barker tries to defend the indefensible (no impartiality on my part on that one)..
barker says survey/education being done..
bradford doing a good job..
nick smith on leaky homes….
smith and barker to-ing and fro-ing on leaky homes..
macay asks patsy re working for families..
mahary answers..stats..blah, blah..
jones re apples into australia…sutton answers
turner to o’connor…re legalisation of cannabis…
o’connor affirms cannabis will not be legalised by this labour govt..
he is then asked about longterm effects pf party pills which are legal..
nandor has go at turner via o’connor..
o’connor kisses uniteds’ butt..
brownlee on foreshore…cullen answers
brownlee asks what are govt negotiating with maori re foreshore claims..if the crown owns the foreshore..
cullen responds re customary rights..
patsy to burton re defence..
mark banging on about defence..
(this has been the most boring questiontime i’ve seen)
star of the day is cullen
victim of the day is once again key