gerry brownlee starts off with a boofhead special..couldn’t pronounce superanuation..totally got his question wrong..facts and all..cullen was very gentle with him..
patsies from dalziel to dyson re paid parental leave..
dyson has an effective swipe at national..re unrealistic promises
brownlee to clark re doone/mallard/drunkenness..transcripts
cullen answers for clark..legal action pending is the stock answer..
hide has a go..fails
brownlee again..round and round in circles..
mallard does a potted character assasination of doone..
brownlee performs well..rightous indignation..
prebble..has a go at mallard..effective..
brownlee has a go at the speaker over a ruling re mallards assassination…
hide on mallard
prebble nails speaker over ruling on point of order….good go, but fails..
brownlee at speaker on standing orders grounds..
cullen nails it by quoting from police complaints authority findings..
patsys to goff re ombudsman…and prisoner complaints…
fitzsimons to fisheries minister re deaths of seabirds through industry practices..
fitz says voluntary code is obviously not working and should be compulsory standards
minister agrees with greens..and promises action..soon
fitzsimons is on the case..calling for independent observors..
fitzsimons is well briefed and is performing well..
patsy(from nat!) to dyson re families commission probs (claire austin)..
another patsy to dyson re families commission..blah..blah..blah..
dunne to dyson re commission..
dyson massages a grumpy dunne..
peters to clark re confidence in swain..
peters names alleged palace guard now living in auckland
peters asks re list of uundesirables from iraq..cullen says they are on the case..
peters bangs on some more..cullen sees him off..
locke re visas? and delays..hurting tourism..
cullen nails peters, and peters cracks up too..then goes into bombast/bullyboy mode again..
newman to cullen re sis checks..
cullen gets in “throwing babies out with the baaths” line..v.good
(most don’t get it)
on that note, i’m outta here (school/nipper)
cullen and dyson get performers of the day with honourable mention for fitzsimons