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KidsCan faces losing government funding:

The charity, which has been in operation for 12 years, provides food, clothing and healthcare to 168,000 children across 700 New Zealand schools. 174 more words

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Bennett v Peters on the secret document

Following her questioning of the Prime Minister, Paula Bennett also quizzed and the Deputy Prime Minister Winston Peters in Parliament today, trying to establish that there was ministerial responsibility for the coalition negotiation ‘notes’. 1,386 more words

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Bennett v Ardern on the secret document

The Opposition targeted both the Prime Minister and the Deputy Prime Minister in Parliament today, trying to establish that there was ministerial responsibility for the coalition negotiation ‘notes’. 1,080 more words

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Judith Collins owes an explanation to voters

National’s narrative continues

The National Party is continuing with it’s strategy to question and undermine the legitimacy of the  Labour-Green-NZFirst coalition government. 1,426 more words

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Government should have done more on climate change

A decision was released today in the case that Sarah Thomson took against the previous Government  alleging they had taken inadequate action over climate change. 494 more words

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The Gender paygap is real — Whale Oil Beef Hooked | Whaleoil Media

It turns out that the gender pay gap is real but not in the way that Paula Bennett would have us believe. New Zealand prime minister Jacinda Arden earns more money for doing the same job as her male counterpart Justin Trudeau and only $107,000 less than president Trump.

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The new Opposition

National is beginning a stint in Opposition after nine years in government. This will take some adjusting as the powerful become relatively powerless. They will have a large 56 member caucus, so they could be a force in holding the new government to account, but if not managed well they could factionalise and fight for ascendancy in some sort of new order. 476 more words

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