Tova O'Brien tackles 1080 and taxpayer travel rorts

The campaign against the use of 1080 has taken a dark turn with the news the Prime Minister has received death threats over the issue.

Meanwhile, taxpayers are questioning the thousands of dollars spent by Trevor Mallard and Gerry Brownlee on a trip to Japan to see the All Blacks.

Newshub political editor Tova O'Brien appeared on The AM Show on Wednesday to discuss the issues.

Watch the video.