Ashley Church told TVNZs Breakfast he can sympathise with Simon Bridges claims as there are a lot of factors driving up the prices.
The National leader said politicians shouldnt have decision making powers when it comes to prosecutions as he discussed a potential Crown apology to the Pike River families.
The National leader says rents have risen two-and-a-half times as much per year under the coalition compared with when National were in power.
Simon Bridges blames new taxes and regulations introduced by the current government for rents rising faster this year than under National, though he struggled to name the taxes behind the rise.
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