:  Not yet an MP, james Shaw at last election's anarchic Aro Valley debate in Wellington Central.

Despite the pact Shaw takes on Robertson

Despite the Labour-Greens memorandum of understanding, Greens co-leader James Shaw has decided to go head to head with Labour's Grant Robertson in the Wellington Central electorate at next year's election. …
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: ump's likely US Trade Representative - Don DiMicco

Our likely nemesis in Trump's Washington

As Donald Trump advances towards the White House, the whole question of free trade agreements has been thrown up in the air. Trump is opposed to the Trans Pacific Partnership, and even if it is ratified in …
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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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