The neo-liberal wing of the National Party has never really felt that Jim Bolger was one of them, and the feeling was entirely mutual.
A National Party Spin Doctor Writes
Three more years of business as usual is the real risk.
This myth of conservative competence is as widespread as it is unearned
So, Police Minister Paula Bennett thinks some New Zealanders deserve “fewer human rights than others”
For much of this year, almost all the diversity in politics has been down at the retail end, where apparent differences reside in the tone, and in details.
The really compelling modern evidence that the magic potion doesn’t work is the state of Kansas under governor Sam Brownback