Ex-MPs: Updated or not?

I blogged the other day about Claudette Hauiti not updating her Twitter profile to reflect the fact that she is no longer an MP. This morning I got a tip off about another former National MP who hasn’t updated their… Continue Reading

Twitter Stats: 18 July

  Most Tweets by an MP: National: Tau Henare 302, Steven Joyce and Jo Goodhew 36, Simon O’Connor 28. Labour: Trevor Mallard 134, Clare Curran 129, Ruth Dyson 37. Greens: Russel Norman 94, Kevin Hague 86, Gareth Hughes 75. NZF:… Continue Reading

Twitter stats: 4 July 2014

Last weekend was the National Party conference, where they launched #TeamKey, it would be fair to expect a jump in the number of tweets from National MPs. But the jump hasn’t really been that strong. This just reinforces the points… Continue Reading

Stuff, Twitter followers and a more complete picture.

This morning Stuff published a story about the number of followers that various party leaders have.  With in hours there were those questioning if the story was being pushed from the PMs Office. I had a read of the story,… Continue Reading

MPs response to the storm in Auckland

The country is having a bit of a rough time at the moment weather wise. Auckland has been hit particularly hard. Now it isn’t a major storm, but there have been wide spread, long duration power cuts, trees down, boats… Continue Reading