29 Nov 2023

Labour leader Chris Hipkins on Andrew Shaw's comments

From Morning Report, 8:11 am on 29 November 2023

New Zealand On Air board member, Andrew Shaw, resigned on Tuesday after criticising the Deputy Prime Minister Winston Peters.

On social media, Shaw described Peters as malicious and untruthful.

He apologised and resigned with immediate effect on Tuesday.

New Zealand On Air says Shaw accepts it was wrong to publish his personal political views.

Andrew Shaw, Winston Peters and NZ On Air all declined our invitation to come on Morning Report.

Labour Party leader Chris Hipkins spoke to Ingrid Hipkiss.