Its not the same Labour govt and there has been a most destructive National led govt that severely underfunded health/DHBs since they were introduced. The Labour govt has been doing a catchup and has injected a huge amount of funding into health and to ...
You still missed the valid point Peter had made and this from your own link Sabine “Gillespie said the Government’s refusal was the right choice. I think the Government have got that one right. I think you need to facilitate the ability of Kiwis to come ...
greywarshark, the quotes are from Sabine's posted link @ 3.
They dont want accolades Sabine, the DHB's haven't worked out, so why not dismantle it? You forget that the previous National govt ran down and underfunded the Health system by $2.3 billion dollars. It going to take many years to fix the long standing ...
You act like this is a new issue that has occurred only under this Labour govt that you clearly hate, Sabine.
You've missed the point re media framing. "If everyone had been chased and paid some unfortunate newshound would have had to present a story about the cruelty of a returnee being harassed to pay while dealing with her mother's terminal illness" We all know...
God no, we have enough crap reporters already.
Its an ongoing process as new front line workers are always coming on board. You cant work at the border unless you are vaccinated.
Sabine. So far, there has been no community transmission of Covid19 in New Zealand for 124 days straight. In fact, New Zealand is the only major economy with no community transmission of Covid19.
"the ministry had moved to an automated billing system, aiming to chop down the average invoice time to two weeks. Returnees will soon have 30 days to pay their bill rather than 90 days, and they will be offered credit card payment. The ministry is also ...
Open for public consultation. Proposals against incitement of hatred and discrimination https://www.justice.govt.nz/assets/Documents/Publications/Incitement-Discussion-Document.pdf
You are correct. "Travellers from Australia are likely to need a pre-departure Covid-19 test if quarantine-free travel reopens..." https://www.stuff.co.nz/national/politics/125575454/covid19-predeparture-testing-likely-for-transtasman-travellers-after-...
"nuance"? What Hipkins said has been purposely misconstrued. I wonder why? /S
True that Matiri. 'bad' news gets more clicks.
How is it spin, can you prove it is? New Zealand has a different strategy to other countries. Even Australia is following NZ's lead now. Australia backs Pfizer virus vaccine over AstraZeneca for under-50s https://www.reuters.com/business/healthcare-...
"Jacinda Ardern said "no, no" when asked on Breakfast about New Zealand being ranked120th last in the OECD, as of June 15. She said such rankings largely measure first doses and the country was employing a "different strategy" in its vaccine rollout. While...
So that can be taken as a form of an apology and btw I am not a stalker. It is good that from now on you will provide a link to back up your claims.
+1 GreenBus, well said!
That's a load of rubbish Sabine. Given the issues with other vaccines, sure looks like the govt you love to hate, made the right call. Even Australia is following New Zealand's lead https://www.reuters.com/business/healthcare-pharmaceuticals/australia-...
Steph knows what she is talking about and she certainly challenged Vance on her views.
Some would disagree with your opinion Sabine.
Even more intriguing! "the bully I mentioned above was donkey deep in the cover-ups in particular" That wouldn't surprise me one bit.