So, who’s the politician of the year?

By Jane Clifton In Politics

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They’ve tried, they’ve failed, they’ve got away with murder or been pinged for petty atrocities, and sometimes they’ve even done a good job – but it would be grossly unfair to say our MPs have bored us during 2012. On the contrary, to invoke a term favoured by Prime Minister John Key, it has been one big rolling maul of surprises, some of them beyond wacky. Herewith, some pats on the back. ...

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