24 Jan 2022

Political commentators Jones & Thomas the advent of Omicron

From Nine To Noon, 11:05 am on 24 January 2022

Neale, Ben and Kathryn discuss the Government's planning and Covid communications now that Omicron is in the community. Also food price inflation and the bank credit crunch situation.

Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern says it's a matter of if, not when Omicron is in the community.

Photo: RNZ / Marika Khabazi

Neale Jones was Chief of Staff to Labour Leader Jacinda Ardern, and prior to that was Chief of Staff to Andrew Little. He is the director of Capital Government Relations.

Ben Thomas is a PR consultant and a former National Government press secretary.