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Wellington Mayor Andy Foster defends talking to protest influencers

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Publish Date
Wed, 23 Feb 2022, 12:35pm
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Photo / NZ Herald

Wellington Mayor Andy Foster defends talking to protest influencers

Author
Newstalk ZB,
Publish Date
Wed, 23 Feb 2022, 12:35pm

Wellington's mayor has defended his decision to engage with Parliamentary protestors. 

Andy Foster has met with "influencers" within the occupation, drawing criticism from fellow councillors. 

Nicola Young has called the move an "embarrassment to the city". 

But Foster told Nick Mills he's showing leadership by talking with the protestors. 

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