19 Aug 2009

Top stories for Wednesday 19 August 2009

From Morning Report, 6:00 am on 19 August 2009

The new National Party president is under pressure to quit. New Zealand's support for Afghanistan's president is questioned in parliament. Neither school accepting blame over a schoolboy rugby stoush. Tongan govt and navy to discuss ferry salvage. The government is calling for a public debate on road safety.The police minister looks at expanding the name and shame policy for drunk drivers.