:  The Local Government New Zealand delegation and the Mayors confront the Local Government and Environment Select Commtitee

Councils say no to Government reforms

A much vaunted Government proposal to make local Government more efficient is meeting a wall of opposition from Councils around the country. Councillors are calling the proposal undemocratic and say that th…
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: Centre right unity in Auckland at last --- Bill Ralston, Denise Crum, Victoria Crone and Nikki Kaye last night at the Crone Mayoral campaign launch

Key misses the party

The National Party turned out in force last night for the launch of ‘independent’ Victoria Crone’s Auckland mayoral campaign – and she dug deep into the government’s playbook to announce a new poli…
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:  Labour Party President Nigel Haworth and Grant Robertson

Labour embraces entrepeneurship

Labour is beginning to sound like a more entrepreneurial small- business friendly party as it digests the results of its study into the future of work. Finance spokesperson Grant Robertson has led the proje…
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:  King Tuheitia

Maori King upsets Winston's plans

The Maori King’s comments at the weekend saying he would no longer vote Labour are more evidence that the Maori Party are targeting Labour’s Maori seats. Not only would the loss of any of the seats make…
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