COMMENT:

This week might turn out to be pivotal in the National Party's road back to Government, culminating in Prime Minister Christopher Luxon taking office in 2023 or 2026. Or it might prove to be a false start, typifying the hype that so often occurs in political commentary. Either way, the commentariat are abuzz with the possibilities and problems of the retiring CEO of Air New Zealand going into public office and leading National out of its doldrums.

For the best account of why the high-profile businessman is a great candidate, not only to be the National MP for Botany

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