Politics: Are Key's Former Climate Change Pronouncements Now Inconvenient Truths? -
"I firmly believe in climate change and always have," was new National Party Leader John Key's answer to nine-till-noon
interviewer Kathryn Ryan earlier this week when asked whether the climate was being affected by Greenhouse gas
emissions. Mr Key was something less of an eco-warrior a year earlier however when speaking in the House about the
Climate Change Response Amendment Bill in mid-2005. See... 2005 Vs 2006: Key And Climate Change
Wammo and Scoop's Kevin List talk about John Key's adaptation to the demands of leadership and compare and contrast his
statements on global warming leading to a little media advice for the new leader. They also canvas Fiji negotiations and
Nicky Hager's influence on election '05.
John Key faces the media after delivering his first speech as National leader. What exactly will National do with Maori
electorates? And, is there really a role for ex-leader Don Brash in a new look centrist National Party?
New National Party leader, John Key, delivers his first speech answering calls from those who ask: "Who is John Key and
what does he stand for?"
Old Nat leader, Don Brash, publicly hands the leadership reins over to John Key.