On Wednesday in Glen Innes “residents angry at a move to boot out a number of people living in Housing New Zealand homes shut down politicians at a heated public meeting last night. Around 300 people turned out to a meeting at the Grace International Church in Glen Innes to voice their concerns about a redevelopment project in the area.”
Maungakiekie National Party MP Sam Lotu-Iiga turned up and was told to sit down when he tried to defend the policy. The Nat’s Tamaki candidate didn’t even bother to show. Same old National.
Paul Holmes also turned political adviser and opined that Housing Minister Phil Heatley should have pulled the Housing Corporation into line and should have sent the letters after the election. He’s all heart.