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How many others feel that way?

Shane Jones said he would have refused to work with the Greens in government:

Mr Jones has gone blue – National Party blue, off to work for the Government, revealing his hatred for Labour’s Green allies is so deep that he could never have worked in a Labour-Green coalition government, which would likely have co-leader Russel Norman as deputy Prime Minister. 277 more words

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Two British Labour anecdotes that are easily facepalm worthy

No one needs to be a socialist or a Ralph Miliband to feel embarrassment with the antics of the posh, upper-class socialists of the Labour Party and what they do in government. 315 more words

History

A TRADE UNION PARTY ?

Len McCluskey told Westminster journalists at a press gallery lunch that if Labour lost in 2015 he could envisage the possibility of Unite voting to disaffiliate from the Labour Party. 564 more words

Labour Party

Why I Could Not Vote For Cuts

Hull councillors Gill Kennett and Dean Kirk were suspended indefinitely from the Labour Group following their refusal to vote for Hull Labour Council’s budget which imposed swingeing cuts. 607 more words

Labour Party

Opportunities presented by FE loans lost in fuss over HE fees

By Julian Gravatt, Assistant Chief Executive

There’ve been big questions recently about the future of student loans, prompted by a forecast that 45% of the value of higher education (HE) loans won’t be recovered… 402 more words

Further Education

Expo, Liverpool, 2008

“Expo” burglar alarm, Liverpool • I love this one, even if they aren’t strictly soundwaves. • Spotted: Town centre, Liverpool, Merseyside, L1, England, 2008 • Politics: In the Labour constituency of Liverpool Riverside

Burglar Alarm

Economic opportunities for East Coast

Transport Minister Gerry Brownlee and Economic Development Minister Steven Joyce have released a study of the East Coast region’s economic potential over the next 30 years. 712 more words

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