No signs of Trump in Mt Roskill

If you were looking for signs in New Zealand of the voter anger that has brought Donald Trump to the White House, then the opening shots in the Mt Roskill by-election would have been a disappointment. Inste…
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:  Labour's Chief Press Secretary, Mike Jaspers; Annette King and Andrew Little at the party's conference

Labour v the media

Hostilities appear to have broken out between the Labour Party and some television journalists. The first shots were fired over the weekend at the Labour Party conference when one of Andrew Little’s staff…
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:  Gareth Morgan

Morgan's money kickstarts new party

Gareth Morgan’s new political party has already got three fulltime staff and another three contracted workers. Morgan is clearly putting his fortune behind it. And he is getting a response. Over 1000 pe…
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: Grant Robertson, Leigh Fitzgerald (Andrew Little's wife) and Little after his speech to the conference

Inside Labour's conference

A week ago Labour's former deputy leader Sir Michael Cullen set his party a challenge when he asked it to define its purpose. On Saturday afternoon he told a closed workshop at the party's conference, to wh…
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:  Margaret Wilson

What Labour needs to do

Labour won’t like the analogy with its reference to the last election campaign and Kim Dotcom but this weekend’s party conference is their moment of truth. Can they present themselves as a credible alte…
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