"I'm meant to be dealing with the cleverest political brains in the press gallery."
"Of course she's driving the car. There's only one captain on a boat."
He says the NZ First leader has "positioning" over the Prime Minister - and he wouldn't let that happen.
David Seymour compared it to a John Key speech, but "without the dad jokes".
She's looking to ward off criticism her coalition lacks direction.
"The previous Govt had a lion and a lamb, and when the lion said 'jump', the lamb said, 'How high?'"
He accused her of asking "mindless questions" and diving into a "moronic abyss".
The NZ First leader keeps proving he has all the leverage.
Does Winston Peters get to pull swifties on Jacinda Ardern whenever he wants?
There are concerns Winston Peters might hijack employment law reform.
He said the Govt can't look out for every Kiwi overseas.
She's "working through it" with Winston Peters.
"When this Government was asked to step up, it turned its cold shoulder and walked away."
National slammed the Govt for its "embarrassing" statement last week.
"This is someone who wants to be nice... But there's also a place for being really clear in your expectations."
Winston Peters calls on North Korea to "abide by its international obligations".