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New US ambassador Scott Brown arrives in NZ, starts ticking off bucket list

The US ambassador to New Zealand has already ticked an item off his bucket list - on his first day in the country.

Source: Stuff.co.nz - Politics | 25 Jun 2017 | 11:49 pm

Tone for the election campaign has been set

OPINION: Bill English was seen holding open the door to a Wellington waterfront bar for members of his inner circle after the National conference at the weekend.

Source: Stuff.co.nz - Politics | 25 Jun 2017 | 8:53 pm

Peters uses Barclay debacle to campaign for regional boost to NZ First

New Zealand First leader Winston Peters is using the Todd Barclay recording scandal to make a bid for the regional vote.He upped his attack on National, saying that two Prime Ministers, Sir John Key and Bill English, had "covered...

Source: nzherald.co.nz - Politics | 25 Jun 2017 | 8:45 pm

Barclay affair: What the board knew

This article was first published on Newsroom.co.nz and is republished with permission. 

Source: Stuff.co.nz - Politics | 25 Jun 2017 | 7:39 pm

PM reveals new twists in tape-gate scandal

Prime Minister Bill English has confirmed disgraced MP Todd Barclay offered to play him the tape recording that led to his downfall.

Source: Stuff.co.nz - Politics | 25 Jun 2017 | 6:43 pm



NZ First pitches to students and provinces at election campaign launch

Students and the regions would get big wins if NZ First gets its way after the election, with party leader Winston Peters promising to "repopulate the provinces".

Source: Stuff.co.nz - Politics | 25 Jun 2017 | 5:47 pm

NZ First launches on loans and regional returns

New Zealand First is promising to abolish student loans if the student agrees to work in New Zealand, and would return GST to the regions.

Source: Radio New Zealand Politics Headlines | 25 Jun 2017 | 4:40 pm

Barclay 'offered to play tape', PM says

The Prime Minister has revealed Todd Barclay offered to play him a recording of an electorate staffer when they first spoke of it, and says the MP should co-operate with any investigation.

Source: Radio New Zealand Politics Headlines | 25 Jun 2017 | 3:00 pm

Marae speaks out over Labour accommodation scandal

The head of the Auckland marae at the centre of a Labour party scandal involving disgruntled foreign interns says the people of the marae feel maligned by the accusations of substandard accommodation.

Source: Voxy.co.nz - Politics | 25 Jun 2017 | 2:14 pm

English hints at further tax cuts

The Prime Minister says further tax cuts are on the cards, but that National will not campaign on them in September's election or introduce them before the planned Budget adjustments.

Source: Radio New Zealand Politics Headlines | 25 Jun 2017 | 2:04 pm

Bill English says Todd Barclay offered to play him tape

Prime Minister Bill English today revealed that Clutha-Southland MP Todd Barclay offered to play him the recording of his electorate agent's conversations last year.English said he did not take up the offer.Newsroom has also reported...

Source: nzherald.co.nz - Politics | 25 Jun 2017 | 1:45 pm

English puts cart before horse in tax cut offer

"Tax cuts shouldn’t be contingent on healthy growth and incomes, tax cuts are the pathway to healthy growth and incomes," said Jordan Williams, Executive Director of the Taxpayers’ Union, responding to Prime Minister Bill English’s speech to the National Party’s annual conference today.

Source: Voxy.co.nz - Politics | 25 Jun 2017 | 1:37 pm

Ignore the tax cut rhetoric - ACT

"Tax-cutting rhetoric from the Prime Minister is encouraging, but history shows we’ll need a stronger ACT to turn rhetoric into action," says ACT Leader David Seymour.

"The only time National has cut tax rates this century was in 2010 when ACT held the balance of power.

Source: Voxy.co.nz - Politics | 25 Jun 2017 | 1:26 pm

National launches first 2017 election video

National launched the first of its 2017 election videos at its annual conference in Wellington today.

"National will continue to strengthen the New Zealand economy under the leadership of Bill English so that we can deliver for all New Zealanders," Campaign Chairman Steven Joyce says.

Source: Voxy.co.nz - Politics | 25 Jun 2017 | 12:19 pm

PM still 'unclear' of Todd Barclay employment dispute details

Prime Minister Bill English says he is still unclear of exactly what happened between Todd Barclay and the staff member who took an employment dispute against him.

Source: Voxy.co.nz - Politics | 25 Jun 2017 | 11:54 am

Bill English speech: Further tax cuts, lifting incomes priorities if re-elected

Further tax cuts taxes and lifting incomes would be one National's priorities if it is re-elected in September, Prime Minister Bill English said.But he wont be specific about which taxes and says there will be no specific promise...

Source: nzherald.co.nz - Politics | 25 Jun 2017 | 11:32 am

National President backs Board over Barclay saga

The President of the National Party says he backs his board as acting with integrity and professionalism throughout Todd Barclay affair.

Source: Radio New Zealand Politics Headlines | 25 Jun 2017 | 9:46 am

MPs looking for strong speech from English after upheavals of past week

The Todd Barclay debacle was not directly addressed at the National Party conference in Wellington yesterday and nor will it be in this morning's keynote speech by Prime Minister Bill English.English is expected to avoid any mention...

Source: nzherald.co.nz - Politics | 25 Jun 2017 | 5:00 am



Liam Dann: What sort of NZ success will we vote for?

What does success look like for New Zealand?On a weekend filled with America's Cup and All Black action it's not exactly rocket science to conclude that sporting success is a big measure for many kiwis.Then there's the actual...

Source: nzherald.co.nz - Politics | 25 Jun 2017 | 5:00 am

Barclay affair a 'tap', not a 'fatal blow' for National - Deputy PM

The National Party faithful have been issued a stark warning that if they think this week has been a tough one, then they need to prepare for the next three months.

Source: Radio New Zealand Politics Headlines | 24 Jun 2017 | 2:25 pm











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