Backstory: Rawiri Waititi and the West Auckland street that produced 4 Māori MPs

How well do we really know our politicians, and the personal values and experiences they bring to decisions that affect us all?

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In less than a year he rewritten the dress code, challenged the Speaker with a haka and made a habit of being kicked out of the House.

But the House is far from home for Te Pāti Māori's Rawiri Waititi. Newshub Nation went to meet him near the East Cape where a self-described troublemaker was born.

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