: Party President Peter Goodfellow and deputy leader, Paula Bennett at the party's Wellignton regional conference address by leader, Simon Bridges.

The uneasy National Party conference

The National Party’s annual conference opens in Christchurch on Saturday with an atmosphere of unease both within the caucus and more broadly, across the party. There are two unanswered questions; whether…
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: Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern listens to investors in Melbourne

Melbourne gives Ardern a rockstar welcome

Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern got a rock star welcome in Melbourne yesterday. But both she and, her Australian counterpart, Scott Morrison, who she will meet today, are carefully avoiding the major current …
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: Federated Farmers President Katie Milne and the Prime Minister

Government risks showdown with farmers

The Government is headed for a showdown with farmers this week over its climate change targets. The long-awaited report of the Interim Climate Change Committee (ICCC) is expected on Tuesday, and POLITIK und…
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