Staying with today’s wages theme, The Herald is reporting: “Mr Key would not rule out pay cuts for public servants in the next three years”.
So will Mr Key be ringing the Herald’s editor, demanding a retraction and threatening Audrey Young for writing the article? This is after all what Key did last year when the Bay Report quoted him saying “We would love to see wages drop“. Outraged, Key lambasted the Bay Report (and the Standard when we reported it), yelling he would never want to see wages go down. But it looks like we simply caught a glimpse of the real John Key.