Hidesight: It is a monstrous blight on democracy that one person will likely decide the prime minister and government.
Richard Prosser, who made headlines last week after a “throwaway line” about the party’s energy industry renationalisation plan, has suffered a crushing demotion.
Updated: David Seymour flips over NZ First's policy to nationalise the energy sector.
Once again this illustrates just how liberal-tolerance has been embraced by nearly all of the political class. Witness the sorry state that Labour’s David Shearer got himself into by his less than equivocal criticism.