Saturday, October 25, 2003

We win either way

A number of commentators on National's leadership struggle are pointing out that there's no way Brash can stay on as finance spokesman if he loses. They're also pointing out that Brash is not exactly popular with the public. This gives the left a win-win situation: If English retains power, Brash gets dumped, and the likelihood that National will return us to the dark days of Rogernomics takes a dive. And if Brash wins, National's support takes a dive, decreasing the chances that they'll ever hold power. Either way this is good for us, bad for National, and worse for the Auckland Business Wankers behind it all...