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EFA Threatens Rodney's Wardrobe

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"Act leader Rodney Hide's canary-yellow jacket has fallen foul of the Electoral Finance Act.  The Electoral Commission wrote to Mr Hide yesterday, saying that under the act the jacket might be an "election advertisement" and therefore required an authorising statement." - NZ Herald, 4 Nov 08



The article in the Herald continues... "The letter quoted the query as saying the garment that "contains the Act logo [and] the slogan 'the guts to do what's right' was worn in public by you in Newmarket and does not contain a promoter statement". The person who made the query also gave the commission a newspaper article about the jacket and two photos of Mr Hide wearing it."

Huh.  Now, who could that have been?

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5 Comments:

Blogger Theresa said...

Hahaha!

4:17 pm, November 04, 2008 
Blogger Andy Moore said...

;) yep, keep an eye on the news tomorrow for more...

9:05 pm, November 04, 2008 
Anonymous Anonymous said...

hahahha fail

http://www.nzherald.co.nz/politics/news/article.cfm?c_id=280&objectid=10541251

12:30 pm, November 05, 2008 
Anonymous Sherry said...

Doesn't Helen wear a lot of red? What about John Key's blue ties?

9:11 am, November 11, 2008 
Blogger thekingphil said...

haha, i was sure when i saw that on the news that it was you who posted it! even inspired me to stalk you down on facebook! you going to ylc this year? i'll be there for a bit. phil mcivor.

7:33 pm, December 08, 2008 

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