PM Bill English: 'Jacindamania' may have helped National

Publish Date
Sun, 24 Sep 2017, 7:37AM

PM Bill English: 'Jacindamania' may have helped National

Publish Date
Sun, 24 Sep 2017, 7:37AM

Prime Minister and National Party leader Bill English has acknowledged the "Jacindamania" of the election campaign may have ultimately benefited his party.

He told Newstalk ZB Overnights host Tim Beveridge his party was able to leverage off the excitement over Labour's new leader, as it meant people have been much more engaged in politics.

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