The National/Act government has announced its chair for the “job summit” and it’s stock exchange boss Mark Weldon.
I may be missing something but I seem to remember this mess was started by the markets so it seems a bit strange to put someone who runs one in charge of cleaning it up. But after watching/reading/listening to the coverage of the decision I’m getting the feeling I’m the only person who thinks so.
Mind you, we did elect a currency speculator as a Prime Minister knowing the speculation-led recession was coming. Is there some punchline I’m just not privy to?