Buzz from the Beehive
A great deal has happened since January 19.
Among other things, a new Prime Minister and deputy have been sworn in and our leaders (past, present and aspiring) have delivered speeches at Ratana.
Newshub reported that politicians of all stripes had descended upon Rātana for the unofficial start of the political year.
Jacinda Ardern has delivered her final speech as Prime Minister on Tuesday afternoon, following remarks from incoming Prime Minister Chris Hipkins.
National leader Christopher Luxon was also at Rātana for the first time. He was welcomed alongside Te Pāti Māori on Tuesday morning.
Luxon – you will learn much further down in the Newshub report – delivered a speech, too.
But the spotlight was turned first on Ardern: Continue reading “Alas, we must rely on the media to find what our leaders said while pitching for the Maori vote at Ratana”