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THE RETURN OF THE NANNY STATE

 It’s taken National just seven years in Government to appear to realise that its campaign to end the previous Labour Government’s “nanny state” was probably wrong. The announcement yesterday of a …
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: Cabinet's resident westie, a potential future Leader, Number 5 ranked Paula Bennett --- the new Minister of Climate Change Issues. 

WHAT IF HALF THE CABINET WERE WOMEN

Green Co-Leader James Shaw yesterday told the CTU conference that the aprty would insist that any Cabinet it participated in as aprt of a future coalition Government would need to have an equal balance of me…
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: Andrew Little questioning the Prime Minister in Parliament yesterday

LITTLE REBUFFS LEFT OVER TPP

Labour leader Andrew Little has turned his back on the party’s left and their opposition to the Trans Pacific Partnership and says a Government he led would be unlikely to withdraw from the agreement. "Fr…
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