The Panel with Elleen Read and Raybon Kan (Part 1)
Topics - Shane Jones says he's not a 'sellout' for leaving the Labour party to take up a position created by the National-led Government. The MP has blindsided his Labour Party colleagues by announcing he intends to quit politics just months out from the election. Security will be stepped-up for the school holidays on Auckland's trains, amid concern about more attacks on rail staff. New measures, approved after the latest two assaults (the weekend before Easter), include extending the hours worked by Maori Wardens. The Prime Minister doesn't agree with current Easter trading laws but doesn't believe they'll be changed.