Since her party is a “broad church” in a way that Labour is not Yeah nah.
Don't know what I'd do without my witchdoctor.
Most people do not vote based on policy. Sorry if that spoils the entertainment for those of us who do.
one trick pony
Hard to find a good trans-tasman operator these days.
Yep, party hierarchy pushing a parachute candidate according to that Herald story. https://www.nzherald.co.nz/nz/news/article.cfm?c_id=1&objectid=12353188 The member said the pre-selection of Samarakone, who stood unsuccessfully for the North Shore and ...
They were wearing leotards. :)
By jove, that must be why they took down all their policies too - teal replacements coming!
he wants "certainty & stability" for employers Those bold capitalists he represents need the rest of us to underwrite the risk that they claim justifies their greater share of the pie. Pathetic.
What proportion of party spend to that effect has already migrated online?
Never seen Swarbrick for longer than a soundbite, have you.
As you say, putting a face to the name. They made more sense under FPP where the local electorate contest mattered.
Indeed. Where did that information come from?
Not hot enough. :)
Will be interesting to see what the three removed candidates looked like.
A Council transfers some of its functions to local iwi - first time this has been done despite local govt law allowing it for last three decades: https://www.rnz.co.nz/news/te-manu-korihi/422595/iwi-takes-over-council-s-functions-for-first-time-in-nz
Yes, more of the same. Selfish short-sightedness is deeply ingrained in our national character since the 80s. And if a left-leaning govt builds up a savings vehicle, a subsequent right-leaning govt pillages and undermines it - see ACC and Cullen funds.
The Nat party rules have allowed less head office involvement in electorate candidate selection than Labour's have. Hence why this is a bigger story on the right than it might seem. Goodfellow has some splaining to do.
What a wasted opportunity: milk exporter eyeing up Tiwai power. https://www.rnz.co.nz/news/business/422440/how-meridian-fonterra-and-tiwai-point-s-electricity-are-linked
Goldsmith on Morning Report (7 min). https://www.rnz.co.nz/national/programmes/morningreport/audio/2018757677/paul-goldsmith-on-national-party-economic-plans
Zuckerberg might benefit from TikTok being taken out, you say? https://www.engadget.com/facebook-instagram-reels-tiktok-launch-183556898.html
Suggest a better Minister of Transport after the election than Genter will make.
More details from Premier on that tomorrow, tv3 news said.
From the state Premier: https://twitter.com/DanielAndrewsMP/status/1289784719215714305
Well written, eh. For another level of the same smooth use of te reo in daily life, see Ahikāroa on Māori TV.
comments coming from supposedly different commenters using the same IP address under the same OP That is so corrosive to good faith discussion.
Equivalent of a flag at half mast for their departing guru Hooton..
It's terrible how some old men have trouble letting go of the past.
A healthy retainer :)
Story really went downhill once Disney bought it.