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Daily Review 30/05/2016

Written By: - Date published: 6:00 pm, May 30th, 2016 - 14 comments

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Daily review is also your post.  This provides Standarnistas the opportunity to review events of the day.  The usual rules of good behaviour apply (see the Policy).  Don’t forget to be kind to each other …

Watkin on the Nats’ housing blame game

Written By: - Date published: 9:35 am, May 30th, 2016 - 44 comments

blame-game

Tim Watkin: “What’s clear is that National, as is their well worn tactic, will do its best to ensure the blame gets shared around”.

Open mike 30/05/2016

Written By: - Date published: 6:00 am, May 30th, 2016 - 78 comments

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Open mike 29/05/2016

Written By: - Date published: 6:00 am, May 29th, 2016 - 75 comments

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Labour should front-foot tax

Written By: - Date published: 12:53 pm, May 28th, 2016 - 161 comments

Michael Savage here to serve

Good advice for Labour from Standard author Simon Louisson, writing on The Spinoff. Labour should front-foot tax!

Open mike 28/05/2016

Written By: - Date published: 6:00 am, May 28th, 2016 - 132 comments

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Open mike is your post. For announcements, general discussion, whatever you choose. The usual rules of good behaviour apply (see the Policy). Step up to the mike …

Daily Review 27/05/2016

Written By: - Date published: 6:05 pm, May 27th, 2016 - 49 comments

New Zealand clean green money laundering

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The humour and wit of Joanne Hayes

Written By: - Date published: 9:51 am, May 27th, 2016 - 43 comments

Joanne Hayes tweet

Another National Backbencher has shown her prowess with social media.

Open mike 27/05/2016

Written By: - Date published: 6:00 am, May 27th, 2016 - 90 comments

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Daily Review 26/05/2016

Written By: - Date published: 6:00 pm, May 26th, 2016 - 24 comments

Paula Bennett disgraceful

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Budget Live

Written By: - Date published: 1:45 pm, May 26th, 2016 - 83 comments

Michael Savage here to serve

Live coverage of the budget starts around 2pm.

Well that was boring.

Open mike 26/05/2016

Written By: - Date published: 6:00 am, May 26th, 2016 - 86 comments

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Daily Review 25/05/2016

Written By: - Date published: 6:00 pm, May 25th, 2016 - 50 comments

Paula Bennett Anne Tolley

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Budget choices – ignoring domestic violence refuges

Written By: - Date published: 7:12 am, May 25th, 2016 - 7 comments

womens refuge

Green Party MP Jan Logie: “The Government has made it clear that more funding for refuges will not be in this week’s Budget.”

Open mike 25/05/2016

Written By: - Date published: 6:00 am, May 25th, 2016 - 82 comments

omt

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Daily Review 24/05/2016

Written By: - Date published: 6:00 pm, May 24th, 2016 - 32 comments

Bill English budget 2016

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Newshub poll – Key falls to lowest popularity

Written By: - Date published: 3:13 pm, May 24th, 2016 - 144 comments

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Latest Newshub poll shows little change in the party standings and Winston still kingmaker. It also shows that Key “plummets” to his lowest level ever.

Caption competition

Written By: - Date published: 3:03 pm, May 24th, 2016 - 52 comments

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Another strong piece from Little

Written By: - Date published: 9:43 am, May 24th, 2016 - 36 comments

Andrew Little backing the dream-2

Andrew Little had an excellent piece in The Herald yesterday: “It’s always about choices, and National has made some terrible ones”.

Open mike 24/05/2016

Written By: - Date published: 6:00 am, May 24th, 2016 - 86 comments

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Daily Review 23/05/2016

Written By: - Date published: 6:00 pm, May 23rd, 2016 - 7 comments

New Zealand clean green money laundering

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Grant Robertson’s pre-budget speech

Written By: - Date published: 11:08 am, May 23rd, 2016 - 31 comments

Grant Robertson

Grant Robertson has just delivered his pre-budget speech. One takeaway message: “Labour’s finance spokesman Grant Robertson says Labour will set out a tax package before the 2017 election to set out how it will raise revenue to address issues in education, health and housing”.

Open mike 23/05/2016

Written By: - Date published: 6:00 am, May 23rd, 2016 - 138 comments

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Budget 2016 – the real deal

Written By: - Date published: 3:42 pm, May 22nd, 2016 - 11 comments

CTU Budget 2016

Each budget day the CTU produces an analysis based on what it means for working New Zealanders.

You can register for your copy here.

Andrew Little’s pre-budget speech

Written By: - Date published: 2:45 pm, May 22nd, 2016 - 169 comments

Andrew Little

“If there is one thing I am clear on it is this: the next Labour government will not tolerate poverty in New Zealand in the 21st century.”

Open mike 22/05/2016

Written By: - Date published: 6:00 am, May 22nd, 2016 - 69 comments

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Open mike 21/05/2016

Written By: - Date published: 6:00 am, May 21st, 2016 - 136 comments

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John Oliver: Scientific studies (or why media are so useless at it)

Written By: - Date published: 11:35 pm, May 20th, 2016 - 6 comments

John Oliver - scientific studies

John Oliver takes a good solid swing at the media who suck up shit press releases designed by institutions to get funding and interest groups doing marketing for their products, and the idiotic consumers of schlock ‘facts’. Or John Key who apparently thinks that money magically changes physics.

Daily Review 20/05/2016

Written By: - Date published: 6:00 pm, May 20th, 2016 - 41 comments

John Key National money mind

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Jonathan Pie has election anger

Written By: - Date published: 4:50 pm, May 20th, 2016 - 8 comments

Jonathan Pie

Jonathan Pie rails against media attempts to attack Jeremy Corbyn and Labour over the recent local body election results.

Petition to forgive emergency accommodation debt

Written By: - Date published: 11:30 am, May 20th, 2016 - 18 comments

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A petition: “As Minister of Social Development we call upon Minister Anne Tolley to urgently forgive all debts incurred by people who have been forced to stay in Motels as emergency accommodation….”

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