National's new caucus met for the first time today. After briefly savouring their success in winning the highest number of votes over the weekend, leader Bill English's focus now moves to trying to hammer out a coalition deal with Winston Peters. But how what might happen to the now vacated Māori development portfolio under a National-led coalition? Political reporter Eruera Rerekura probed for answers.
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