PoliticsOctober 16, 2018

Emergency podcast: Jami-Lee Ross declares war on Simon Bridges


Ben Thomas and Toby Manhire assess an extraordinary 24 hours in NZ politics, as the leak saga culminates in Jami-Lee Ross quitting parliament, accusing the National leader of corruption on the way out. Guest starring Sam Brooks with a critique of Ross’s incredible dramatic monologue.

A relatively unspectacular expenses leak has transmogrified into the biggest Jami-Lee-based farce since A Fish Called Wanda. Read Alex Braae’s summary of a wild couple of days in NZ politics here; listen to Ben and Toby, assisted by New Zealand’s leading political playwright Sam Brooks, attempt to get their heads around it below.

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Mad Chapman, Editor
Aotearoa continues to adapt to a new reality and The Spinoff is right there, sorting fact from fiction to bring you the latest updates and biggest stories. Help us continue this coverage, and so much more, by supporting The Spinoff Members.Madeleine Chapman, EditorJoin Members

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