22 Nov 2023

Coalition: Position of deputy PM holding up completion of talks

From Checkpoint, 5:13 pm on 22 November 2023

The position of deputy prime minister is continuing to hold up the completion of coalition talks.

The contest has narrowed today, as National's Nicola Willis publicly removed herself from the race.

That leaves just ACT's David Seymour and New Zealand First's Winston Peters in the running.

So how much longer will it take? Here's our deputy political editor Craig McCulloch.