28 Apr 2011

Banks will stand for Epsom if wanted by Act

From Checkpoint, 5:42 pm on 28 April 2011

Act has only made it in to the last two Parliaments because Rodney Hide won the central Auckland seat of Epsom - the last time with nearly triple the votes of the second place-getter. But Dr Brash made it clear today he wants to replace Rodney Hide with the former two-time mayor of Auckland and ex-National Cabinet Minister John Banks.