Hone’s pointer to how MPs can test their popularity

August 12, 2009

Gotta take your hat off to Maori Party MP Hone Harawira.

Hone has a flair for pissing off Alf with his Pakeha-hostile antics, more often then not. But not this time.

Radio NZ says Hone is to hitch-hike around his electorate to cut travel costs.

The MP for Te Tai Tokerau is among those with the highest expenses in Parliament, with travel costs of almost $67,000 in the first half of this year.
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