Simon Bridges, National Party Leader
This year National Party leader Simon Bridges has been at Waitangi for events leading up to February 6th. He took part in the powhiri for Parliamentarians for at the Upper Marae on February 5th before heading back to his Tauranga electorate to spend Waitangi Day there. While speaking during the Powhiri he spoke about dignity and peace for Waitangi in the future. Mihingarangi Forbes speaks to him about his speak and decision to be at Waitangi in the lead up to the day.