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Police Association backs Green’s firearms push

Published By   /  June 23, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Green Party, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Legislature, Opposition Parties, Political Parties, Politics, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Police Association backs Green’s firearms push

MIL OSI – Source: Green Party – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Police Association backs Green’s firearms push David Clendon MP on Friday, June 23, 2017 – 10:12 Police Association members have come out swinging at the Government’s failure to take meaningful action on illegal possession of firearms, the Green Party said today. The Police Association’s election year […]

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Bill English misleads Parliament on Police statement

Published By   /  June 22, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Labour Party, Opposition Parties, Politics, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Bill English misleads Parliament on Police statement

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Labour Party – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Bill English misleads Parliament on Police statement Bill English’s attempt to restore his damaged credibility over the Todd Barclay affair has backfired after his claim to have “reported” Mr Barclay’s actions to Police has proven not to be true, says Labour MP for […]

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This ‘technical error’ is hurting big time

Published By   /  June 22, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Labour Party, Opposition Parties, Politics, Press Release  /  Comments Off on This ‘technical error’ is hurting big time

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Labour Party – Press Release/Statement: Headline: This ‘technical error’ is hurting big time Jonathan Coleman cannot resort to his ongoing litany that the Ministry of Health’s $38 million budget blunder is an error on paper only, says Labour’s Health spokesperson David Clark. “He might keep saying it’s a ‘technical […]

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English fails the character test over Barclay

Published By   /  June 21, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Labour Party, Opposition Parties, Politics, Press Release  /  Comments Off on English fails the character test over Barclay

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Labour Party – Press Release/Statement: Headline: English fails the character test over Barclay Bill English is hoping this scandal will go away, but he is still dodging important questions over his role in covering up for Todd Barclay, says Leader of the Opposition Andrew Little. “Throughout this whole affair, […]

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World Refugee Day – we can do our bit

Published By   /  June 21, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Green Party, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Legislature, Opposition Parties, Political Parties, Politics, Press Release  /  Comments Off on World Refugee Day – we can do our bit

MIL OSI – Source: Green Party – Press Release/Statement: Headline: World Refugee Day – we can do our bit I’m really proud that yesterday, on World Refugee Day, the Greens launched an ambitious plan to increase the refugee quota to 5000 over the next six years. Of those places, 4,000 will be directly resettled by […]

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Inaction puts Māui dolphins at risk

Published By   /  June 12, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Green Party, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Legislature, Opposition Parties, Political Parties, Politics, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Inaction puts Māui dolphins at risk

MIL OSI – Source: Green Party – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Inaction puts Māui dolphins at risk Conservation Minister Maggie Barry was at the United Nations Oceans Conference in New York last week, trying to convince the world that the New Zealand Government is doing a good job at protecting our marine environment.  Yet last week […]

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Green Party supports protection of Karangahake from mining

Published By   /  June 11, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Green Party, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Legislature, Opposition Parties, Political Parties, Politics, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Green Party supports protection of Karangahake from mining

MIL OSI – Source: Green Party – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Green Party supports protection of Karangahake from mining Catherine Delahunty MP on Sunday, June 11, 2017 – 13:11 The Green Party supports protest action today at a mining company drill site on public conservation land at Karangahake. The protest started at 1PM today and is […]

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PM says Te Kuha coal mine will never get a resource consent

Published By   /  June 7, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Green Party, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Legislature, Opposition Parties, Political Parties, Politics, Press Release  /  Comments Off on PM says Te Kuha coal mine will never get a resource consent

MIL OSI – Source: Green Party – Press Release/Statement: Headline: PM says Te Kuha coal mine will never get a resource consent Mojo Mathers MP on Wednesday, June 7, 2017 – 17:08 The Prime Minister said the controversial Te Kuha mine on high value conservation land will never get a resource consent in response to […]

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How the Social Security Bill has been affecting single mothers across New Zealand

Published By   /  June 3, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Green Party, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Legislature, Opposition Parties, Political Parties, Politics, Press Release  /  Comments Off on How the Social Security Bill has been affecting single mothers across New Zealand

MIL OSI – Source: Green Party – Press Release/Statement: Headline: How the Social Security Bill has been affecting single mothers across New Zealand This week we’ve been hearing stories of how section 70A of the Social Security Bill has been affecting single mothers across New Zealand. In particular, we have heard how a victim of […]

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More cowboy behaviour in Wild West rental market

Published By   /  May 31, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Green Party, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Legislature, Opposition Parties, Political Parties, Politics, Press Release  /  Comments Off on More cowboy behaviour in Wild West rental market

MIL OSI – Source: Green Party – Press Release/Statement: Headline: More cowboy behaviour in Wild West rental market Metiria Turei MP on Wednesday, May 31, 2017 – 10:10 People who rent are being ripped off by cowboy rental agencies hiking rents by five percent a week, every week, in times of high demand, the Green […]

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Small change that is sorely needed

Published By   /  May 26, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Green Party, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Legislature, Opposition Parties, Political Parties, Politics, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Small change that is sorely needed

MIL OSI – Source: Green Party – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Small change that is sorely needed The big headline of the Government’s Budget yesterday was its Family Incomes Package – a range of measures including changes to income tax thresholds and the Family Tax Credit. Overall the Budget is a huge disappointment and a missed […]

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The real costs of National’s election bribe

Published By   /  May 26, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Labour Party, Opposition Parties, Politics, Press Release  /  Comments Off on The real costs of National’s election bribe

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Labour Party – Press Release/Statement: Headline: The real costs of National’s election bribe The cost of National’s poorly-targeted election year budget bribe is that there’s nothing to fix the housing crisis, health funding is cut, and funding for schools is cut, says Labour’s Finance spokesperson Grant Robertson. “As the […]

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Overloaded hospitals reach crisis point

Published By   /  May 24, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Labour Party, Opposition Parties, Politics, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Overloaded hospitals reach crisis point

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Labour Party – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Overloaded hospitals reach crisis point   The country’s hospitals have reached breaking point with some hospitals discharging patients to free up bed space and patients with serious injuries having to wait hours to be seen by a doctor, says Labour’s Health spokesperson David […]

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Revised TPPA must come back to Parliament

Published By   /  May 23, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Green Party, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Legislature, Opposition Parties, Political Parties, Politics, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Revised TPPA must come back to Parliament

MIL OSI – Source: Green Party – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Revised TPPA must come back to Parliament Barry Coates MP on Tuesday, May 23, 2017 – 10:13 Any new version of the Trans Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPPA) without the United States (US) must be brought back to Parliament for scrutiny and examination, whether Bill English […]

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Mental Health a huge cost for Police

Published By   /  May 23, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Labour Party, Opposition Parties, Politics, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Mental Health a huge cost for Police

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Labour Party – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Mental Health a huge cost for Police   The cost of dealing with mental health incidents for our police was a staggering $36.7 million which shows just why we need Labour’s fresh approach on Mental Health, says the Leader of the Opposition Andrew […]

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Grant Robertson: Speech to Otago-Southland Employers Association

Published By   /  May 22, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Labour Party, Opposition Parties, Politics, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Grant Robertson: Speech to Otago-Southland Employers Association

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Labour Party – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Grant Robertson: Speech to Otago-Southland Employers Association Thanks to the Otago Southland Employers Association and Virginia for hosting me this evening.  It is always a pleasure to come back to the city and region that shaped who I am as a person. I […]

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Grant Robertson and Tute Porter-Samuels

Published By   /  May 22, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Labour Party, Opposition Parties, Politics, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Grant Robertson and Tute Porter-Samuels

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Labour Party – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Grant Robertson and Tute Porter-Samuels Labour’s Finance Spokesperson Grant Robertson sat down with Tute Porter-Samuels, Deputy Principal at Wainuiomata Primary School, to discuss the challenges facing education in New Zealand and what should be included in this week’s budget to help relieve the […]

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National ignoring tax advantages of property speculation

Published By   /  May 22, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Green Party, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Legislature, Opposition Parties, Political Parties, Politics, Press Release  /  Comments Off on National ignoring tax advantages of property speculation

MIL OSI – Source: Green Party – Press Release/Statement: Headline: National ignoring tax advantages of property speculation James Shaw MP on Monday, May 22, 2017 – 10:58 The Government was told in 2011 by its own Savings Working Group that property investment enjoyed unfair tax advantages over savings, but National has consistently ignored the advice […]

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Nats unprepared for record immigration

Published By   /  May 19, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Labour Party, Opposition Parties, Politics, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Nats unprepared for record immigration

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Labour Party – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Nats unprepared for record immigration National’s under-investment in housing, public services, and infrastructure means New Zealand is literally running out of beds for the record number of new migrants, says Labour’s Immigration spokesperson Iain Lees-Galloway. “People who migrate to New Zealand bring much […]

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Solving child poverty critical for mental health

Published By   /  May 18, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Green Party, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Legislature, Opposition Parties, Political Parties, Politics, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Solving child poverty critical for mental health

MIL OSI – Source: Green Party – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Solving child poverty critical for mental health Julie-Anne Genter MP on Thursday, May 18, 2017 – 10:14 A report released today shows that tackling child poverty is critical to improving the mental health outcomes of our young people, the Green Party said today. The Child […]

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