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New Zealand's Health Minister Resigns After Lockdown Missteps

Newsy Thursday, 2 July 2020
Watch VideoDavid Clark resigned as New Zealand's health minister Thursday after a series of personal missteps.

David Clark: "It has become increasingly clear to me that my continuation in the role is distracting from the government's overall response to COVID-19 and the global pandemic."

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New Zealand’s health minister has resigned after making a series of personal blunders during the coronavirus pandemic. David Clark had earlier described himself as an “idiot” for breaking the nation’s strict lockdown measures and then last week appeared to blame a beloved health official for...

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