:  Between the Prime Minister and the Finance Minister - Amy Adams

The rise and rise of Amy Adams

On Budget day a Steven Joyce and Bill English walked across the bridge between the Beehive and Parliament House, there were two other Ministers walking with them towards the barrage of cameras waiting for th…
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:  Statistics Minister Scott Simpson

The new sexy Government department

A little noticed relatively minor new spending allowance in last week's Budget is actually the first indication of what is likely to be a major and radical upheaval in one of the most basic of Government fun…
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:  Martin Matthews

Auditor General's position weakens

Beleaguered Auditor General Martin Matthews has approached all the party leaders in Parliament seeking to brief them about the way he handled the Joanne Harrison affair when he was Secretary of Transport. B…
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:  Auckland Mayor Phil Goff

The Government's billion dollar challenge

There are an extra billion dollars on the table in Wellington for Auckland transport if the city agrees to sell its port company. The city's Mayor, Phil Goff, has confirmed that he has received a briefing f…
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