Turns out that in the Barclay scandal we the taxpayer paid for not only the hush money payout, but also the lawyers fees – Todd Barclay case lawyers paid taxpayer cash
Taxpayer money from the former prime minister’s leader’s fund was used to pay for legal advice as well as top up the settlement in the Todd Barclay case, it’s been revealed.
The amount isn’t known but New Zealand First managed to find out, through the Official Information Act, that $2609 was used to pay lawyers. …
The Nats are a very well funded party, but they’d rather spend our money to cover up their mess.