Greens to contest Clark's old seat

Greens to contest Clark’s old seatParty says it will contest ‘important’ Mt Albert byelection despite Labour qualms The Green Party has decided to stand a candidate in the Mt Albert byelection – despite informal approaches by Labour people concerned that it would… [NZ Herald Politics]

Great stuff. I hope they pick a very credible candidate and run hard in this seat. The Greens though have a habit of picking also rans in Auckland so here’s hoping that they select a vibrant and capable candidate.

Labour though must be really feeling like Nigel No-mates as every party under the sun except Jim Anderton has a crack at them. my snitches in the electorate tell me that there is a fight on for the candidacy.

Bring it on, now if only Clark would actually resign.