The demented damsel who has headed the Commerce Commission is to step down.
In Adolf's view Paula Rebstock has been a disaster for New Zealand. This bloated white wahine has overseen the decline of the Commerce Commission from a genuine vehicle for consumer protection into an ineffectual ideological protector of academic competition theory - coincidentally during the reign of a Labour government which was totally ideologically driven, when it was not being pushed or pulled by opinion polls.
There can be no better example than the Commission's blocking of a merger between Qantas and Air New Zealand. You would have thought there was no other airline operating across the Tasman.
Where was she when Mark Bryers and his mob were ripping of Kiwis left right and centre? Nowhere to be seen.
Where was she when Bridgecorp was making whoopee? Nowhere to be seen.
October 14 in history
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