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Otago Daily Times
MP blasts tobacco 'peddler of death'spokesman after he argued that Australia's plain packaging rules did not affect
MP blasts tobacco 'peddler of death'
Otago Daily Times / Posted 8 hours ago
spokesman after he argued that Australia's plain packaging rules did not affect the long term consumption of cigarettes. Maori Party co-leader Marama Fox took off her microphone and left the set following a testy 17-minute talk with Imperial... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
'You're peddling death and destruction': Maori Party's Marama Fox storms out of TV interview on tobaccoMaori Party co-leader Marama Fox has stormed out of a TV interview after accusi
'You're peddling death and destruction': Maori Party's Marama Fox storms out of TV interview on tobacco
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 8 hours ago
Maori Party co-leader Marama Fox has stormed out of a TV interview after accusing a tobacco company spokesman of "peddling death and destruction and misery". Ms Fox got into a heated discussion with Imperial Tobacco spokesman Dr Axel Gietz on TV3's... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
On the Nation: Plain Packaging Debateintellectual property: “Because we are trying to save the lives of our people”
On the Nation: Plain Packaging Debate
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 10 hours ago
intellectual property: “Because we are trying to save the lives of our people” and save billions from the health budget.Maori Party co-leader accuses Tobacco company spokesman of being “a peddler of death” and walks off set.Tobacco company... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
This weekend on The Nation...Nation'A New Zealand first: As the Government consults on its plain packaging l
This weekend on The Nation...
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 11 hours ago
Nation'A New Zealand first: As the Government consults on its plain packaging legislation, Maori Party co-leader Marama Fox debates Imperial Tobacco's Axel Gietz, who's flown in from the UK at The Nation's... Read more
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NZCity
Marama Fox blasts tobacco spokesmanMaori Party co-leader Marama Fox has walked out of the end of a televised debat
Marama Fox blasts tobacco spokesman
NZCity / Posted 12 hours ago
Maori Party co-leader Marama Fox has walked out of the end of a televised debate with a tobacco company spokesman after telling him he should "crawl back into the hole that is reserved for the corporate executioners". Ms Fox took off her microphone... Read more
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Herald Sun
NZ MP blasts tobacco 'peddler of death'spokesman after he argued that Australia's plain packaging rules did not affect
NZ MP blasts tobacco 'peddler of death'
Herald Sun / Posted 12 hours ago
spokesman after he argued that Australia's plain packaging rules did not affect the long term consumption of cigarettes. Maori Party co-leader Marama Fox took off her microphone and left the set following a testy 17-minute talk with Imperial... Read more
9 related stories
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Weekly Times
NZ MP blasts tobacco 'peddler of death'spokesman after he argued that Australia's plain packaging rules did not affect
NZ MP blasts tobacco 'peddler of death'
Weekly Times / Posted 12 hours ago
spokesman after he argued that Australia's plain packaging rules did not affect the long term consumption of cigarettes. Maori Party co-leader Marama Fox took off her microphone and left the set following a testy 17-minute talk with Imperial... Read more
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News.com.au
NZ MP blasts tobacco 'peddler of death'spokesman after he argued that Australia's plain packaging rules did not affect
NZ MP blasts tobacco 'peddler of death'
News.com.au / Posted 12 hours ago
spokesman after he argued that Australia's plain packaging rules did not affect the long term consumption of cigarettes. Maori Party co-leader Marama Fox took off her microphone and left the set following a testy 17-minute talk with Imperial... Read more
9 related stories
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Perth Now
NZ MP blasts tobacco 'peddler of death'spokesman after he argued that Australia's plain packaging rules did not affect
NZ MP blasts tobacco 'peddler of death'
Perth Now / Posted 13 hours ago
spokesman after he argued that Australia's plain packaging rules did not affect the long term consumption of cigarettes. Maori Party co-leader Marama Fox took off her microphone and left the set following a testy 17-minute talk with Imperial... Read more
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Adelaide Now
NZ MP blasts tobacco 'peddler of death'spokesman after he argued that Australia's plain packaging rules did not affect
NZ MP blasts tobacco 'peddler of death'
Adelaide Now / Posted 13 hours ago
spokesman after he argued that Australia's plain packaging rules did not affect the long term consumption of cigarettes. Maori Party co-leader Marama Fox took off her microphone and left the set following a testy 17-minute talk with Imperial... Read more
9 related stories
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The Courier Mail
NZ MP blasts tobacco 'peddler of death'spokesman after he argued that Australia's plain packaging rules did not affect
NZ MP blasts tobacco 'peddler of death'
The Courier Mail / Posted 13 hours ago
spokesman after he argued that Australia's plain packaging rules did not affect the long term consumption of cigarettes. Maori Party co-leader Marama Fox took off her microphone and left the set following a testy 17-minute talk with Imperial... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
NZ politicians split on Britain leaving the EUPhoto / Stuart Munro New Zealand politicians are split on the prospect of Brit
NZ politicians split on Britain leaving the EU
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 3 days ago
Photo / Stuart Munro New Zealand politicians are split on the prospect of Britain leaving the EU. Act, NZ First and the Maori Party prefer a Brexit, but National, Labour, the Greens, United Future want Britain to remain in the union. United... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Alan Duff: The bone-headed fighter? No thanksOh dear. Maoridom needs Hone Harawira back in politics like the proverbial hole
Alan Duff: The bone-headed fighter? No thanks
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 3 days ago
Oh dear. Maoridom needs Hone Harawira back in politics like the proverbial hole in the head. He couldn't get on with the Maori Party, founded the Mana Party, had a bromance with the gifted but flawed German, Kim Dotcom. And when the admirable... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Poroporoaki: Rob Cooper (Ngāti Hine, Ngāpuhi)Tuesday, 21 June 2016, 1:29 pmPress Release: The Maori Party 21 June 2016Kua hi
Poroporoaki: Rob Cooper (Ngāti Hine, Ngāpuhi)
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 4 days ago
Tuesday, 21 June 2016, 1:29 pmPress Release: The Maori Party 21 June 2016Kua hinga he tōtara i te wao-nui-ā-Tāne.The Māori Party today grieves the passing of a... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
'Maoridom needs a fighter': Hone Harawira to contest electionto stand up and say what needs to be said, whenever it needs to be said." Mr H
'Maoridom needs a fighter': Hone Harawira to contest election
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 5 days ago
to stand up and say what needs to be said, whenever it needs to be said." Mr Harawira said Labour MP Kelvin Davis and Maori Party co-leader Marama Fox had tried, "but they keep getting squeezed back into that party politics". "Maoridom needs... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Parental leave bill deserves to be passedto gather a parliamentary majority for paying a benefit than it would be to get
Parental leave bill deserves to be passed
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 5 days ago
to gather a parliamentary majority for paying a benefit than it would be to get agreement between Labour, Greens, the Maori Party and NZ First on whether to pay for it by specified cuts to other outlays, or by a tax increase or debt. If last... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
'Maoridom needs a fighter': Hone Harawira to contest electionto stand up and say what needs to be said, whenever it needs to be said." Mr H
'Maoridom needs a fighter': Hone Harawira to contest election
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 6 days ago
to stand up and say what needs to be said, whenever it needs to be said." Mr Harawira said Labour MP Kelvin Davis and Maori Party co-leader Marama Fox had tried, "but they keep getting squeezed back into that party politics". "Maoridom needs... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Small parties under pump as polls loomout National's preferred coalition choices for 2017. His preference will be a g
Small parties under pump as polls loom
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 7 days ago
out National's preferred coalition choices for 2017. His preference will be a government with Act, United Future and the Maori Party. NZ First will sit a bit further down the scale. He will not rule out scrapping all three of his current support... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Govt 'ignoring democracy'to New Zealand First leader Winston Peters. Ms Moroney's second bill was suppo
Govt 'ignoring democracy'
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 8 days ago
to New Zealand First leader Winston Peters. Ms Moroney's second bill was supported by the Greens, New Zealand First, the Maori Party and United Future, giving it the 61 votes required to pass into law. Continued below. Related ContentRebuilt... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Parental leave extension vetoedNorthland seat to New Zealand First leader Winston Peters. Her bill was suppor
Parental leave extension vetoed
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 8 days ago
Northland seat to New Zealand First leader Winston Peters. Her bill was supported by the Greens, New Zealand First, the Maori Party and United Future, which meant it now had the 61 votes required to pass legislation. She was "frustrated and... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Govt 'ignoring democracy'to New Zealand First leader Winston Peters. Ms Moroney's second bill was suppo
Govt 'ignoring democracy'
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 8 days ago
to New Zealand First leader Winston Peters. Ms Moroney's second bill was supported by the Greens, New Zealand First, the Maori Party and United Future, giving it the 61 votes required to pass into law. Continued below. Related ContentRebuilt... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Coroner Act reforms: Media can now report 'suspected suicide'inquests was particularly troubling when it came to deaths of children in Child
Coroner Act reforms: Media can now report 'suspected suicide'
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 9 days ago
inquests was particularly troubling when it came to deaths of children in Child Youth and Family (CYF) care or in prison. The Coroners Amendment Bill was supported by National, the Green Party, NZ First, the Maori Party, Act and Unit... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Media can now report 'suspected suicide'inquests was particularly troubling when it came to deaths of children in Child
Media can now report 'suspected suicide'
Otago Daily Times / Posted 9 days ago
inquests was particularly troubling when it came to deaths of children in Child Youth and Family (CYF) care or in prison. The Coroners Amendment Bill was supported by National, the Green Party, NZ First, the Maori Party, Act and Unit... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Coroner Act reforms: Media can now report 'suspected suicide'inquests was particularly troubling when it came to deaths of children in Child
Coroner Act reforms: Media can now report 'suspected suicide'
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 9 days ago
inquests was particularly troubling when it came to deaths of children in Child Youth and Family (CYF) care or in prison. The Coroners Amendment Bill was supported by National, the Green Party, NZ First, the Maori Party, Act and Unit... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
Government vetoes paid parental leave extensionLabour MP Sue Moroney’s private member's bill, before its third reading, which
Government vetoes paid parental leave extension
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 9 days ago
Labour MP Sue Moroney’s private member's bill, before its third reading, which had support from the Greens, NZ First, the Maori Party and United Future. “The Treasury estimates the cost of this legislation amounts to $278 million over the next... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Parental leave veto dismaysthe numbers to pass into law. It passed its second reading last month with sup
Parental leave veto dismays
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 9 days ago
the numbers to pass into law. It passed its second reading last month with support from the Greens, New Zealand First, the Maori Party and United Future. However, Finance Minister Bill English is expected to veto the legislation this week, saying... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Dairy Auction And Drought “the Winter of Our Discontent”bring Russia back in from the diplomatic and trade cold.“National is refusing N
Dairy Auction And Drought “the Winter of Our Discontent”
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 9 days ago
bring Russia back in from the diplomatic and trade cold.“National is refusing New Zealand First’s help to fundamentally reform of the RMA in order to reduce costs and red-tape. National it seems has caved into its Maori Party mates,” Mr Peters... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Veto of bill a huge setbackdespite Labour MP Sue Moroney's private member's bill having the numbers it nee
Veto of bill a huge setback
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 10 days ago
despite Labour MP Sue Moroney's private member's bill having the numbers it needs from the Greens, New Zealand First, the Maori Party and United Future. The fact a majority of our MPs are willing to vote (on behalf of New Zealand citizens) in... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Māori Party congratulates Robert Martin on making historyWednesday, 15 June 2016, 2:08 pmPress Release: The Maori Party 15 June 2016 at
Māori Party congratulates Robert Martin on making history
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 10 days ago
Wednesday, 15 June 2016, 2:08 pmPress Release: The Maori Party 15 June 2016 at the UNThe Māori Party is thrilled that Robert Martin, who... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Paula Bennett: 'Staff member very much regrets' leaking police investigation detailsthe details, but if the allegations were true it would be a sacking offence for
Paula Bennett: 'Staff member very much regrets' leaking police investigation details
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 10 days ago
the details, but if the allegations were true it would be a sacking offence for anyone involved, including Mrs Bennett. Maori Party co-leader Marama Fox said: "I couldn't even wonder why we wouldn't be more focussed on trying to get those... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Paula Bennett unaware of claims that office leaked info of police investigationthe details, but if the allegations were true it would be a sacking offence for
Paula Bennett unaware of claims that office leaked info of police investigation
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 11 days ago
the details, but if the allegations were true it would be a sacking offence for anyone involved, including Mrs Bennett. Maori Party co-leader Marama Fox said such behaviour, if true, was "underhanded". "I couldn't even wonder why we wouldn't be... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Council to present submission on healthy homes Billby Labour leader Andrew Little and passed its first reading last month with sup
Council to present submission on healthy homes Bill
Otago Daily Times / Posted 11 days ago
by Labour leader Andrew Little and passed its first reading last month with support from the Greens, New Zealand First, the Maori Party and United Future. If passed into law, it will require landlords to upgrade underfloor and ceiling insulation to... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Bill English expected to veto paid parental leave bill before third readingthe numbers to pass into law. It passed its second reading last month with sup
Bill English expected to veto paid parental leave bill before third reading
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 12 days ago
the numbers to pass into law. It passed its second reading last month with support from the Greens, New Zealand First, the Maori Party and United Future. Finance Minister Bill English is expected to veto the legislation early this week, before the... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Government to veto parental leave extensionthe numbers to pass into law. It passed its second reading last month with sup
Government to veto parental leave extension
Otago Daily Times / Posted 12 days ago
the numbers to pass into law. It passed its second reading last month with support from the Greens, New Zealand First, the Maori Party and United Future. Finance Minister Bill English is expected to veto the legislation early this week, before the... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Bill English expected to veto paid parental leave bill before third readingthe numbers to pass into law. It passed its second reading last month with sup
Bill English expected to veto paid parental leave bill before third reading
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 12 days ago
the numbers to pass into law. It passed its second reading last month with support from the Greens, New Zealand First, the Maori Party and United Future. Finance Minister Bill English is expected to veto the legislation early this week, before the... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Sir Graham Latimer Was ‘Ahead Of His Times’Monday, 13 June 2016, 11:22 amPress Release: The Maori Party, Says Maori Party
Sir Graham Latimer Was ‘Ahead Of His Times’
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 12 days ago
Monday, 13 June 2016, 11:22 amPress Release: The Maori Party, Says Maori Party President“It is said of very few people that they were ahead of their times, but Ta... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Time for Māori voter to come home to their own partythe way for Maori to play a much more influential role in the governance of Aot
Time for Māori voter to come home to their own party
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 14 days ago
the way for Maori to play a much more influential role in the governance of Aotearoa, according to the president of the Maori Party, Rangimarie Naida Glavish.“This realignment of political allegiances on the left and among old age pensioners has... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Be careful what you wish fora shambling, genial, diffident character. It was akin to watching the Incredibl
Be careful what you wish for
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 14 days ago
a shambling, genial, diffident character. It was akin to watching the Incredible Hulk hulk out. He started by saying the Maori Party "are slowly turning Aotearoa into a kuia state". On and on he went, using the hashtag #kuiastate (Nanny State)... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Māori Party must fight for housing for whanauMāori Development spokesperson Kelvin Davis says.“Māori Development Minister Te
Māori Party must fight for housing for whanau
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 15 days ago
Māori Development spokesperson Kelvin Davis says.“Māori Development Minister Te Ururoa Flavell has acknowledged that his Maori Party isn’t making enough progress in helping Māori into their own homes.“The Minister has raised the white flag with... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Social Housing Minister considers helping Te Puea Maraethe answer is possible," she said. "I'm not sure [how much could be given]. I'
Social Housing Minister considers helping Te Puea Marae
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 16 days ago
the answer is possible," she said. "I'm not sure [how much could be given]. I've had some discussion with officials...the Maori Party raised it with me the other night, so I've said that I would have a look at it." A spokeswoman said Mrs Bennett... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Tributes flow for Maori leader Sir Graham Latimerfor [Maori] in that area." The Northland kauri tree has fallen. Sir Graham led
Tributes flow for Maori leader Sir Graham Latimer
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 17 days ago
for [Maori] in that area." The Northland kauri tree has fallen. Sir Graham led the way for me and many other Maori. Maori Party co-leader Te Ururoa Flavell said Sir Graham's death was a huge loss. "I remember as a young university student,... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Boost for Labour, Greens in pollNZ First would hold the balance of power. National (58 seats) and its support
Boost for Labour, Greens in poll
Otago Daily Times / Posted 18 days ago
NZ First would hold the balance of power. National (58 seats) and its support parties United Future (1), Act (1) and the Maori Party (1) would fall just short of the 62 seats needed with 122 MPs. NZ First would have 11 seats, Labour 35 and the... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Agreement gives small boost to Labour, GreensNZ First would hold the balance of power. National (58 seats) and its support
Agreement gives small boost to Labour, Greens
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 18 days ago
NZ First would hold the balance of power. National (58 seats) and its support parties United Future (1), Act (1) and the Maori Party (1) would fall just short of the 62 seats needed with 122 MPs. NZ First would have 11 seats, Labour 35 and the... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Matariki 2016 Most Important Year Yet for MaoriMonday, 6 June 2016, 1:18 pmPress Release: The Maori Party5 June 2016Matariki 2
Matariki 2016 Most Important Year Yet for Maori
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 19 days ago
Monday, 6 June 2016, 1:18 pmPress Release: The Maori Party5 June 2016Matariki 2016 which appears tomorrow night will be the start of the most important year... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
John Roughan: To vape or not to vape, that's the questionare supposed to be close to the people in the poorer parts of Auckland and I be
John Roughan: To vape or not to vape, that's the question
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 21 days ago
are supposed to be close to the people in the poorer parts of Auckland and I bet Little, in private, let them know it. The Maori Party needs to be close to them too. The pair I've described looked to be Maori and I wondered what effect the party's... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Nothing positive with ciggies - Wairarapa Times-Age Newsstrong role models, who have the mana to provide positive messages rather than
Nothing positive with ciggies - Wairarapa Times-Age News
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 22 days ago
strong role models, who have the mana to provide positive messages rather than the negativity of smoking stigma. In that, Maori Party co-founder Dame Tariana Turia, the architect of higher tobacco taxes, is someone people should be listening to... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Maori TV: $10.6m, RNZ: Zeroover four years. Politics plays a role in the public broadcasters' funding. Th
Maori TV: $10.6m, RNZ: Zero
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 22 days ago
over four years. Politics plays a role in the public broadcasters' funding. The Government is obliged to reward the Maori Party because of its support. Maori face many issues, some of which were addressed in the Budget. But Maori... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Paul Thomas: Costly cigarettes punish the wrong smokersportrayed as talented and dedicated artisans in whose output we should take pri
Paul Thomas: Costly cigarettes punish the wrong smokers
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 22 days ago
portrayed as talented and dedicated artisans in whose output we should take pride. Not so long ago, a leading light in the Maori Party described those who work in the tobacco industry as "terrorists". But if the issue is the strain imposed on our... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Oral submission by Rt Hon Winston Peters to LGE ComitteeTaupō. It is only the starting point because following Dr Smith’s consultation
Oral submission by Rt Hon Winston Peters to LGE Comittee
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 23 days ago
Taupō. It is only the starting point because following Dr Smith’s consultation document on freshwater, National’s ally, the Maori Party, responded like this:“The chapter begins with the statement “No one owns the water”. Most people don’t understand... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Davis gets it wrong on sexual violence and family violenceThursday, 2 June 2016, 3:57 pmPress Release: The Maori Party 31 May 2016 Māori
Davis gets it wrong on sexual violence and family violence
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 23 days ago
Thursday, 2 June 2016, 3:57 pmPress Release: The Maori Party 31 May 2016 Māori Party Co-leader Te Ururoa Flavell says the claim by... Read more
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