Parties can be broad churches, but is Labour so broad that they include misguided apologists for rape?
OPENING SALVO If Labour spurns Tamihere, it's not hard to imagine him as minister in a National/NZ First coalition.
"This is a major moment of truth for David Shearer, who has been lobbying JT to get back into politics."
Controversial MP turned talkback host stokes political comeback talk.
"Tamihere has twice the charisma the rest of Labour's front bench have."
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