So now what?

It’s hard to think of an election campaign over the past 50 years that has been as dramatic as this one. As we go towards election day, we are confronted with a series of unusual choices. The big one is …
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:  PM Bill English with aide and Minter Ellison chair Lloyd Cavanagh before speech to the firm's clients

The stark choice

As the campaign entered its final 48 hours yesterday, it finally got back to the issues that it should have been about all through. The divisions between National and labour were never more starkly outlined…
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:  Energy Minister Judith Collins tours the Marsden Point refinery in June

Collins ready to get tough on av gas

Energy Minister Judith Collins is threatening to go as far as legislation to compel the oil companies to provide sufficient aviation gas storage in Auckland. Last night the extent of the fuel shortages in A…
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:  Jacinda Ardern  - no farmers in this Hamilton cafe yesterday

Ardern: I need to prove myself

Today’s farmer protest in Morrinsville is obviously carefully targeted at Labour Leader Jacinda Ardern who makes much of her roots in that Waikato town. Yesterday at a packed rally in Hamilton she explain…
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