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Your Party or Your Wife?

Mark Devenport | 16:47 UK time, Sunday, 28 November 2010

It isn't exactly "your money or your life?" But as flagged up previously on this blog the Green MLA Brian Wilson faces a choice of "your party or your wife?" following Alliance's nomination of his other half, Anne Wilson as a candidate in next May's Assembly election.

Today Brian Wilson joined me on Inside Politics to talk about the role of the Greens in the politial and economic turmoil south of the border and the decision of the party to elect a leader in the north. But I couldn't resist asking him who he would back in May. His answer - strict neutrality. He will campagn for both his wife and his colleague Steven Agnew. But will he abstain from voting, and if not, who will get his first preference? He wouldn't (or couldn't) say.

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