: Parliamentary Commssioner for the Environment, Simon Upton

Challenging the orthodoxy

An hour and a half before Environment Commissioner Simon Upton launched his report on greenhouse gases the Climate Change Minister issued a press statement rubbishing it. And while Federated Farmers and Dai…
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: Iwi Leaders Forum Chair, Wallace Rivers; the Prime Minister; and Environment Minister, David Parker at the Forum on Friday.

The big political taniwha at Waitangi

There has been a giant taniwha lurking around Waitangi all week. While the issues of poverty and housing that drove so many Maori back to Labour last election can be readily addressed with cash;  water ref…
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