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Greens reshuffle spokesperson roles

The Green party has announced a reshuffle of spokesperson roles following the election of James Shaw as new co-leader.

Shaw has taken on Climate Change, with Metiria Turei continuing her focus on Inequality. 257 more words


Speaker condemns Simon Bridges' 'level of arrogance'

In Question Time in Parliament today the Speaker gave Minister of Transport Simon Bridges leeway after being advised his response to an initial question by Green MP Julie Anne Genter would be lengthy. 527 more words

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ACT, Goldsmith and Epsom : sublimely ridiculous

Over the weekend, the Epsom candidates appeared on the Nation. Well, three of the four candidates – Paul Goldsmith was apparently too busy campaigning for the party vote. 447 more words


Poor policies add up to recession

Economic Development Minister Steven Joyce shows how poor policies add up to recession:

@economicsNZ High govt spending + stifled private sector = high interest rates & high forex rate = recession.

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Green pot calling blue kettle black

The Green Party is complaining about transport costs:

New data shows that families’ spending on transport is skyrocketing, driven by the cost of petrol and cars, and National’s transport priorities is making it worse, Green Party transport spokesperson Julie Anne Genter said today. 79 more words


A view from the Green side

Green Party transport spokesperson Julie Anne Genter has commented on the tardiness of the National Government, saying that holding up the construction of the CRL is only going to increase the cost and the frustration to Aucklanders. 13 more words

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A different perspective

Julie Anne Genter, from The Daily Blog, writes an interesting peice focusing on the need for improved public transport rather than expanding the existing roading infrastructure. 25 more words

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