It's a relationship which brought Justice Minister Judith Collins to tears and earned her a stern rebuke from her boss.
Labour leader David Cunliffe was hoping to use National's bad week to put Labour back on the front foot.
It was a brutal start to 'unofficial' election campaign, especially for Judith Collins and National
Justice Minister says she will resign if information emerges on China visit that further embarrasses John Key.
Today in politics: Friday, March 14
Investors likely to find Genesis offer tempting
Shane Jones apologises over Collins comments
'Political' state servant under fire
Greens back biking to school
This is why we don't trust politicians
Today in Politics: Thursday, March 13
Playcentres 'teach parents, not just kids'
The 'Crusher' looks a bit flat
A sorry state of affairs and a ticking off
Hurricanes emphatic in Cheetahs thrashing
Cyclone Lusi ready to hit Wellington
The lines are coming down
Valley Flyer bus driver robbed
Wellington in for severe weather
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