Several items re ACT.
He said right-wing parties internationally had difficulty portraying that they had “heart” – and his main job was to put heart into right-wing policies.
The strategy showed in a presentation he made to Act’s conference at the weekend, when he showed an ad depicting “the priorities of Labour.”
It said Labour could afford $25 million to save an endangered snail, but could not afford the same amount to fund Herceptin for women with breast cancer.
“We’ve got a default socialist country, but we are killing people with kindness.
“People think if you throw money at people, you’re caring for them. It’s not only incorrect, it’s immoral … ‘
I think people will be hearing more on the $25 million on snails instead of Herceptin.
Tracy Watkins says Sir Roger is being lined up for Cabinet. I think people should wait to see his list ranking before they get excited.