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Mallard makes it easier for Bishop in Hutt

POLITIKĀ reports Hutt South MP Trevor Mallard won’t contest his electorate at the next election but will seek a list seat:

He says he is doing this because Labour will nominate him as Speaker and he told them he had come to the view that it is very hard to be both an effective electorate MP and chair the house in an unbiased manner. 301 more words

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Rebuilding the Country we grew up in - Little's Big Task ahead

2007: John Key says Housing is in crisis

On 20 August 2007, National’s new leader, John Key, made a stirring speech to theĀ  Auckland branch of the New Zealand Contractors Federation. 4,839 more words

The Body Politic

Labour's new co-leader

Perhaps this was a Freudian slip by Andrew Little’s office in a letter sent out by Labour and the Greens this week, announcing the parties’ joint inquiry into homelessness. 11 more words

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Labour: 98% of people in crisis

Labour is trying to promote the housing crisis some more, saying that 98% of people are affected by it – because house prices in 98% of the country have risen faster than inflation over the past year. 541 more words

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Compulsory land acquisition

In September last year the Productivity Commission, in its ‘Using Land for Housing’ report, recommended setting up urban development authorities with powers of compulsory land acquisition for housing. 584 more words

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Q&A: Little, UK/Iraq and children

On Q & A this morning:

100 years of Labour-what is it offering voters today? @AndrewLittleMP joins @CorinDann at 9am this morning #nzqanda

Also we cross live to Br Major General Julian Thompson on this week’s damning report into the… 297 more words

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