Matthew Hooton: Simon Bridges' leadership beyond salvaging

Publish Date
Wed, 20 May 2020, 5:49PM
National Party leader Simon Bridges. Photo / File

Matthew Hooton: Simon Bridges' leadership beyond salvaging

Publish Date
Wed, 20 May 2020, 5:49PM

Simon Bridges can't win an election.

That's the message from a political commentator, who believes the opposition leader is likely to be rolled.

The party's called its MPs to an emergency caucus meeting on Friday ahead of a possible leadership challenge.

Matthew Hooton says [told Simon Barnett and Phil Gifford] further research backs up polls showing Bridge's lack of popular appeal.