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Cindy Caves In The Confusion on CGT

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This is quite extraordinary. Jacinda Ardern " while she is leader " (in other words - forever) has given up on a Capital Gains Tax.  Her popularity and that of Labour's is at an all time high. This is a victory for all the confusion created by all the scribes and pundits surrounding CGT. This is a victory for how you campaign against a policy that almost half the country actually wants. This is a resounding defeat for all those scribes and pundits pushing the CGT. This is a resounding defeat and a great example how you do not campaign for a policy that almost half the country actually wants. This is the largest defeat of his life for Michael Cullen. Winston Peters is now going to claim victory however having Ardern state " while she is leader " means that this is a much larger backdown and was wider and broader than that.  Winston Peters had very little to do with this decision of Ardern's. NZ First may will not even be a part o