The victory celebrations have begun. And Winston is back.
But With Winston and Jeanette Fitzsimons now ahead again in the Coromandel (174 ahead) and Tauranga (471 ahead – nearly
closed) we have another picture.
On a night of contrasts.
Labour and the Alliance now have 59 seats. They need Peter Dunne or the Greens to form a govt.
MMP is a rollercoaster – but only because it is stupid.
Get rid of the threshold.
Alastair Thompson is the co-founder of Scoop. He is of Scottish and Irish extraction and from Wellington, New Zealand. Alastair has 24 years experience in the
media, at the Dominion, National Business Review, North & South magazine, Straight Furrow newspaper and online since 1997. He is the winner of several journalism awards for business and investigative work.