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Brockie, Robert Ellison, 1932- :'Get me the Electoral Commission ...' National Business Review, 20 June 1997.

Reference Number: A-314-2-073

The leader of the New Zealand National Party, Jim Bolger, is on the phone seeking redress from the Electoral Commission, while he is being choked by the leader of the New Zealand First Party, Winston Peters, who is in the guise of a boa constrictor.The change to the 'Mixed Member Proportional' electoral system in New Zealand had strengthened the bargaining power of small parties like that of New Zealand First when a larger party such as the National Party sought to form a coalition government.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Clippings and Cartoons (Commentary), related to Rt Hon Winston Raymond Peters, Rt Hon James Brendan Bolger, New Zealand First (Political party), New Zealand National Party, National Business Review Ltd, New Zealand Royal Commission on the Electoral System, Mixed Member Proportional Representation, Political parties, Snakes, Politicians and Elections.

Part of:
Various artists :Collection of photocopies, newspaper clippings and bromides of cartoons by Bromhead (A-314-1), Brockie (A-314-2) and J. C. Hill (A-314-3)., Reference Number A-314 (29 digitised items)

Extent: 1 newspaper clipping.Newspaper clipping, 130 x 160 mm.. Single art work

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