Two National MPs are up in arms over New Zealand First MP Clayton Mitchell’s references to fellow National MP Paul Goldsmith as “Goldstein” pushing a bagel franchise.

Wellington National MP Nicola Willis raised a point of order in Parliament this week after Mitchell referred to Goldsmith as Goldstein a number of times during a debate on a bill.

“That was the most befuddled contribution I think I’ve ever heard from the member ‘Goldstein’. He’s been pushing his bagel franchise for some time,” Mitchell said during his speech.

NZ First MP Clayton Mitchell calls Paul Goldsmith ‘Goldstein’ – three times – and says he runs a bagel franchise. Really?

Posted by Chris Bishop on Wednesday, 28 November 2018


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