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Common ground on climate change

National leader Simon Bridges wants to take the politics out of climate change:

“Today I have written to the Prime Minister and Minister for Climate Change offering to work with them to establish an independent, non-political Climate Change Commission which would support emissions reductions by both advising on carbon budgets and publishing progress reports on emissions,” Mr Bridges says. 1,948 more words

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That 70s Show: starring Scotty Simpson

So far this year MyThinks has been given exclusive access to a number of National Party strategy meetings. This week has been no exception with our intrepid reporter attending a briefing of the party’s workplace relations spokesperson Scott Simpson. 537 more words

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Sapienn singles ‘This Time’ and ‘Giving Up the Ghost’ Review

Scott Simpson also known as Sapienn is a Glasgow based singer-songwriter and incredibly talented musician who I’ve reviewed previously and you can check those reviews out… 295 more words

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Sapienn EP ‘Hours of Despair’ Review

Sapienn is a solo acoustic project from Glasgow based singer-songwriter Scott Simpson, he began performing as Sapienn Midway through 2016 and by October had released his debut EP ‘Hours of Despair’ which I will be reviewing today. 560 more words

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Is this Minister fit for purpose?

Benedict Collins – RNZ

A Green Party Minister accused of ministerial interference is changing her story about meeting with the Environmental Protection Authority.

Photo: VNP / Phil Smith…

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Why no fuss about this?

The fusserati are upset about a 60 Minutes interview with the New Zealand Prime Minister.

I agree is was an example of poor journalism with some questions crossing the line to prurient. 85 more words

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Petition to 'save' road of 'national importance'

The Opposition has started early this year with two National MPs launching a petition in a purported “bid to save road of national significance”.

The Greens especially and also Labour used petitions as an Opposition tactic last term. 510 more words

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