10 Jul 2018

MPs resigning in hard times

From The Panel, 4:26 pm on 10 July 2018

When the going gets tough some MPs just bottle it. The UK's Boris Johnson has joined his Tory colleague David Davis in exiting the Cabinet in the face of an unpalatable Brexit deal. And in New Zealand we saw the likes of Steven Joyce and Jonathan Coleman say goodbye to politics altogether after National lost the 2017 election. Whatever happened to having the courage of ones convictions?