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. . . The nature of CYF is chaotic because it deals with chaotic people. The organisation is in crisis because it exists to respond to crisis. 94 more words

Radio NZ: Politics with Matthew Hooton and Mike Williams – 16 December 2013

– Politics on Nine To Noon –

– Monday 16 December 2013 –

– Kathryn Ryan, with Matthew Hooton & Mike Williams – 52 more words

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Collins questions ACC funding of CTU

ACC Minister Judith Collins is questioning ACC funding the CTU to provide injury prevention training:

“The Council of Trade Unions’ (CTU) published annual accounts show the CTU has been paid up to $1.3 million (highest year was 2009) each year by ACC. 405 more words


New chair, board members for ACC

ACC Minister Judith Collins has announced the appointment of a new chair and board members for ACC:

“My appointments today underline the Government’s commitment to genuine culture change, and will lead to a more balanced and comprehensive approach to the governance and operation of ACC. 252 more words


Well, you can't say the Green Party don't have a sense of humour

Good on ’em for laughing at themselves. Sometimes we all take ourselves a little too seriously.

The Greens have been criticised by Prime Minister John Key, who said, ‘The Greens call for an inquiry on virtually anything.’

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Three Jokers and an Ace

This has been one of those strange weeks that only a National-led government can give us. Part of that strangeness has been described in a previous blog, with the antics of  Paula Bennett, Pita Sharples, and a slow train-wreck called ACT. 2,902 more words

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