Politics

Key forming Government

john key strap John Key will warn National MPs against becoming arrogant after the party's big election win.

'All steam, no hangi'

kelvin strap 7:07pm New Te Tai Tokerau MP Kelvin Davis slams Internet-Mana after it failed to deliver on the hype on election day.

Nervous wait for Mallard

Trevor Mallard Hutt South MP Trevor Mallard could have victory snatched away by 3900 special votes yet to be counted from his electorate.

Bittersweet return for Mark

Ron Marks It’s a bittersweet return to Parliament for New Zealand First's Ron Mark.

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Where do you stand on political coat-tail riding?

If it gets marginalised voices into Parliament, I'm for it.

I'm against it - if you don't get the votes, you shouldn't be there.

It's just part of the political game.

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