13 May 2013

List MP's resignation spares National Party drawn-out row

From Morning Report, 7:09 am on 13 May 2013

The National Party has been spared a drawn-out row with list MP Aaron Gilmore after he announced last night he will resign from Parliament. The MP has been under pressure to step down after a boozy incident at a Hanmer Springs hotel in which he threatened a waiter, and a loss of support from the Prime Minister.