The first leaders' debate on Thursday had barely begun before
Prime Minister John Key mentioned the way National had
managed the economy through the Global Financial Crisis and
the Christchurch earthquakes.
An inquiry into Judith Collins' downfall is poised to
investigate links between former Hanover boss Mark Hotchin
and right-wing bloggers who waged a smear campaign against
ex-Serious Fraud Office chief executive Adam Feeley.
Whale Oil blogger Cameron Slater is backing his mate Judith
Collins, who has resigned over an email suggesting she was
involved in a plan to oust the former head of the Serious
Fraud Office while she was Police Minister.