Labour patsy and long time hack backs The Dick

High-profile backing for Hubbard campaignFormer Auckland City mayor Dame Cath Tizard has broken a 17-year silence on local politics by backing Dick Hubbard for her old job.
Dame Cath yesterday said Mr Hubbard and his wife, Diana, were assiduous in their support of community…
[NZ Politics]

Cath Tizard has been dragged out of retirement to endorse "The Dick". She is of course a long time patsy of the Labour Government.

Her best quote about "The Dick" is her last one, when asked about his greatest achievements for Auckland.

[quote]"With what some councillors have done to him, staying sane I should think."[/quote]