And so pressure for bailouts is potentially larger here than elsewhere. And so today's "Things I love about New Zealand": our Finance Minister's response to dairy prices:
It was disappointing to see Labour leader Andrew Little calling for bail-outs though. It's this kind of pandering that could box them in when they next form government. It is harder to say no to demands to do silly things when you demanded those same things from Opposition. See also: Labour on Pharmac.