2 Feb 2018

Greens co-leadership contest begins - analysis

From Morning Report, 8:40 am on 2 February 2018

The contest for the Green Party's co-leadership gets underway in earnest today with nominations opening for the job left vacant when Metiria Turei resigned amid a benefit fraud contoversy. Marama Davidson and Julie-Anne Genter are expected to confirm their candidacy while the party's youngest MP, the high profile Chloe Swarbrick has already ruled herself out of contention. Joining us to discuss how the race is shaping up, and other possible candidates, are poltical commentators Bronwyn Hayward and Morgan Godfery.