COMMENT:

It's 2017. The mood in the country is gloomy with a chance of hope.

The general election happens. Just over 55 per cent do not vote for National. It seems that people are looking for someone else to take control. We had record numbers of people living in cars, people on welfare were being bashed instead of helped, and for those not lucky enough to already own a home the chances of that occurring were diminishing.

And so Labour was able to form a Government, led by Jacinda Ardern. The burden of expectation was huge.

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For years Labour had

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