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Positivity beats petty and prevaricating

Summer holidays provide what many regard as a merciful break from day to day politics in the news.

That in turn provides an opportunity for an opposition leader who wants to get into the hearts and minds of voters to get noticed. 244 more words

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On 'The Nation' - Anne Tolley Revealed

On past occassion, I have been critical of ‘The Nation‘ for not making greater use of facts and data when confronting National ministers. 2,253 more words

The Body Politic

Children's wellbeing is more important than money

Not that our Prime Minister thinks so:

John Key told Morning Report today  would undergo a structural overhaul following a review by the senior public servant Paula Rebstock.

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Quote of the day

. . . 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

The Body Politic

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

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