: Defending their actions over Jami Lee Ross; National Leader, Simon Bridges and his deputy, Paula Bennett --- whatever they did it appears to have worked.

Oh, the relief!

National will be surprised by last night’s Colmar Brunton poll. Senior front bench members of the party thought they might be ahead of Labour (presumably that is what their own polling was showing) and we…
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: PSA members at the Manukau Court striking in support of their wage claim.

Judge supports court strikers

An Employment Court Judge has refused to rule “lightning” strikes by courts staff illegal even though the workers are giving only 30 minutes notice of their intention to strike. A senior Justice Departm…
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: Finance Minister Grant Robertson with the Prime Minister at the Labour party conference

Buoyant Labour airbrushes out Clark

The weekend Labour conference saw the party rule a line under the last 30 or 40 years of its turbulent past and launch what in effect is a new Labour Party. The new "progressive" party is very much the prod…
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