21 Nov 2023

Coalition korero: Ministerial jobs the last sticking point

From Checkpoint, 5:07 pm on 21 November 2023

The ministerial jobs is all that's left to debate over, for the three parties stitching together a government.

ACT and New Zealand First have agreed to each other's policy documents, but incoming Prime Minister Christopher Luxon will still not put a timeline on finishing the talks.

At the same time, ACT's leader David Seymour has been touting his credentials to be deputy Prime Minister.

Political reporter Anneke Smith is outside the Cordis Hotel in Auckland, where meetings have been taking place.