Say what you like about Winston Peters – and who doesn’t – but the man has chutzpah:
Key Challenged to Debate Northland
New Zealand First Leader and Northland by-election candidate Rt Hon Winston Peters is challenging Prime Minister John Key to a debate in Northland.
“John Key is the pseudo candidate up here. He’s on the hoardings and he’s up here leading the charge after ignoring the Northland electorate for years,” says Mr Peters.
“John Key spends a lot of time talking about me, let’s see how good he is face to face.
There’s no downside for Peters in that challenge. Key won’t show of course, but it he did, Peters would probably be asking questions about stats like this:
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