There go the principles

Mike Ward has agreed to forgo his right to enter parliament when Nador Tanczos retires shortly so that Green Party co-leader can take his place.

The Herald quotes Norman as saying “Principle has surrendered to politics.”  while attacking Labour at the weekend. What about the principle of party list ranking before elections not between them, is it okay to be expedient about them if it means you’ll get the benefits of campiagning as an MP?

2 Responses to There go the principles

  1. […] on unprincipled Green list manipulation I am not alone in thinking that the Green manipulation of its list ranking to allow Russell Norman into parliament is […]

  2. sam says:

    thanks for this info

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: