Q+A 23/3/14: MH370, PM in China, Tourism
Q+A - This Sunday
MARCH AT 9.00AM ON TV ONE
Q+A this weekend:
Flight MH370 –
the latest developments plus analysis from a top aviation
The Prime Minister’s damage control mission to
China – Political Editor Corin Dann
interviews John Key.
Ireland’s Agriculture & Food
Minister – he’s been to New Zealand to find out how to
become a global dairy giant – what did he learn?
Susan Wood asks Simon Coveney whether
they’re already stealing our business.
Industry Association head Martin Snedden on a bold new
target for increasing the tourist dollar. He talks to
Deputy Political Editor Michael Parkin.
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Gordon Campbell: On Cunliffe’s Last Stand
Right now, embattled Labour leader David Cunliffe has three options. None of them are particularly attractive for him personally, or for the Labour Party.
In scenario one, Cunliffe could resign immediately and trigger a leadership vote among the caucus, the party membership and unions affiliates. This would be a high risk gambit in that it would pre-empt any review of the Labour election campaign and would be likely to open up new divisions.
While one can safely predict the caucus would vote against Cunliffe, the wider party and union response would be unpredictable, given that Cunliffe (ineptly) ran a centrist neo-Goff/Shearer campaign this year and not the left wing campaign that those who voted him into the leadership were expecting him to pursue. More>>