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Scoop.co.nz
English: Budget Speechthis will come from a proposed increase in the fire levy from 2017/18, as well
English: Budget Speech
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 2 hours ago
this will come from a proposed increase in the fire levy from 2017/18, as well as government funding.I want to thank Peter Dunne for overseeing these changes.In addition, the Ministry of Civil Defence and Emergency Management will receive an... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
A boring budget that identifies the right targetspmPress Release: United Future NZ Party26 May 2016A BORING BUDGET THAT IDENTIFI
A boring budget that identifies the right targets
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 5 hours ago
pmPress Release: United Future NZ Party26 May 2016A BORING BUDGET THAT IDENTIFIES THE RIGHT TARGETSUnited Future leader Peter Dunne describes Budget 2016 as “pretty boring”.He says that despite the lack of excitement, the Budget deserves credit... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
More funding for intelligence services must come at a price2:55 pmPress Release: United Future NZ PartyMORE FUNDING FOR INTELLIGENCE SERVI
More funding for intelligence services must come at a price
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 5 hours ago
2:55 pmPress Release: United Future NZ PartyMORE FUNDING FOR INTELLIGENCE SERVICES MUST COME AT A PRICEUnitedFuture leader Peter Dunne says the increased funding for intelligence services announced in Budget 2016 must come with a price.“The Budget... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Parliament in lockdown after security alerta security alert on the forecourt. MPs have been told to stay away from window
Parliament in lockdown after security alert
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 8 hours ago
a security alert on the forecourt. MPs have been told to stay away from windows of the Beehive. United Future leader Peter Dunne says he can see a car in the forecourt, which has been cleared. The vehicle at the centre of the current... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Dunne calls for 52 weeks of parental leaveUnitedFuture leader, Peter Dunne, welcomes the passing of Sue Moroney’s Six Mon
Dunne calls for 52 weeks of parental leave
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 9 hours ago
UnitedFuture leader, Peter Dunne, welcomes the passing of Sue Moroney’s Six Months Paid Parental Leave Member’s Bill through Second Reading today. UnitedFuture is pleased to support the current Bill but... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Parental leave bill passes another hurdlebenefits, reduced health costs and higher taxes. After Ms Moroney's Bill passe
Parental leave bill passes another hurdle
Otago Daily Times / Posted yesterday
benefits, reduced health costs and higher taxes. After Ms Moroney's Bill passed its second reading, United Future leader Peter Dunne called for an eventual extension to a year of paid parental leave. United Future's policy is to phase in a year... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Increased paid parental leave passes hurdlebenefits, reduced health costs and higher taxes. After Ms Moroney's Bill passe
Increased paid parental leave passes hurdle
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
benefits, reduced health costs and higher taxes. After Ms Moroney's Bill passed its second reading, United Future leader Peter Dunne called for an eventual extension to a year of paid parental leave. United Future's policy is to phase in a year... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Dunne Calls for National Housing Conference12:43 pmPress Release: United Future NZ Party23 May 2016UnitedFuture leader Pet
Dunne Calls for National Housing Conference
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 3 days ago
12:43 pmPress Release: United Future NZ Party23 May 2016UnitedFuture leader Peter Dunne is calling for a National Housing Conference to develop real solutions to the country's housing problems.The... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
RAW DATA: Pre-dudget debate with David Seymour, Peter Dunne, Julie-Anne Genter and Marama Foxday? And why has English felt the need to bring forward spending from next year
RAW DATA: Pre-dudget debate with David Seymour, Peter Dunne, Julie-Anne Genter and Marama Fox
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 4 days ago
day? And why has English felt the need to bring forward spending from next year’s Budget? I’m joined now by United Future’s Peter Dunne, the Green Party’s Julie-Anne Genter, ACT’s David Seymour and Marama Fox from the Maori Party. Winston Peters... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
On The Nation: Pre-Budget Debateback with The Nation and our pre-budget debate with the minor parties – the Gre
On The Nation: Pre-Budget Debate
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 5 days ago
back with The Nation and our pre-budget debate with the minor parties – the Greens’ Julie-Anne Genter, United Future’s Peter Dunne, the Maori Party’s Marama Fox and Act’s David Seymour. Question for all of you – who here thinks that the... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Medical marijuana should be available to terminal casesUnited Future leader Peter Dunne. Photo / Mark Mitchell It's hard to imagine p
Medical marijuana should be available to terminal cases
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 6 days ago
United Future leader Peter Dunne. Photo / Mark Mitchell It's hard to imagine prissy Peter Dunne with shoulder length hair sucking on a doobie. But as a uni student in the 70s, that's what he did - but says he didn't like it very much, even though... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Medicinal cannabis gains support from expertslong been a contentious issue with many calling for easier access to the drug a
Medicinal cannabis gains support from experts
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 6 days ago
long been a contentious issue with many calling for easier access to the drug and lower costs. Associate Health Minister Peter Dunne said he welcomed the support. "The consistent feedback from experts in their field was that cannabis-based... Read more
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NZCity
Medical cannabis approval process 'sound'use of medicinal cannabis products in New Zealand, following consultation with
Medical cannabis approval process 'sound'
NZCity / Posted 7 days ago
use of medicinal cannabis products in New Zealand, following consultation with medical experts. Associate Health Minister Peter Dunne asked officials in March to look at whether the current guidelines for assessing applications to prescribe... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Support for Government guidelines on Cannabis-based productsStrong Clinical Support for Government’s guidelines on Cannabis-based productsA
Support for Government guidelines on Cannabis-based products
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 7 days ago
Strong Clinical Support for Government’s guidelines on Cannabis-based productsAssociate Health Minister Peter Dunne has welcomed expert clinical support of the Government’s approach to prescribing cannabis-based products from medical specialists and... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Do military trials achieve their purpose?with civilians it's called 'yeah-nah'. But is appearing before your peers at a
Do military trials achieve their purpose?
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 7 days ago
with civilians it's called 'yeah-nah'. But is appearing before your peers at a court martial anachronistic? Prissy Peter Dunne says it is. Courts martial, he says, are a hangover from wartime situations where maintaining discipline is... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Dunne Speaks: National and Labour trapped by their past Thursday, 19 May 2016, 9:46 amColumn: Peter Dunne on housingNew Zealand’s mor
Dunne Speaks: National and Labour trapped by their past
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 7 days ago
Thursday, 19 May 2016, 9:46 amColumn: Peter Dunne on housingNew Zealand’s more than half-century of muddle on housing policy is finally... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Navy commander guilty of groping subordinate namedpublic justice system and it could be time to scrap military courts. United Fu
Navy commander guilty of groping subordinate named
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 8 days ago
public justice system and it could be time to scrap military courts. United Future leader and Internal Affairs Minister Peter Dunne said recent high-profile cases of military personnel being tried raised questions about whether courts martial... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Dunne welcomes rescheduling of dangerous drugsa serious health risk to young people continues to progress and has been welcom
Dunne welcomes rescheduling of dangerous drugs
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 8 days ago
a serious health risk to young people continues to progress and has been welcomed by Associate Minister of Health, Hon Peter Dunne.“The impact of the NBOMe family of drugs, particularly on young people, can be devastating and the pending change... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Navy commander guilty of groping namedit could be time to scrap military courts, a Government minister says. United
Navy commander guilty of groping named
Otago Daily Times / Posted 8 days ago
it could be time to scrap military courts, a Government minister says. United Future leader and Internal Affairs Minister Peter Dunne said recent high-profile cases of military personnel being tried raised questions about whether courts martial... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Navy commander guilty of groping subordinate namedpublic justice system and it could be time to scrap military courts. United Fu
Navy commander guilty of groping subordinate named
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 8 days ago
public justice system and it could be time to scrap military courts. United Future leader and Internal Affairs Minister Peter Dunne said recent high-profile cases of military personnel being tried raised questions about whether courts martial... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Clubs NZ Members Not Affected By New Payment Systembeen receiving rentals for their in-house class 4 gaming machines A media relea
Clubs NZ Members Not Affected By New Payment System
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 9 days ago
been receiving rentals for their in-house class 4 gaming machines A media release by Internal Affairs Minister, the Hon Peter Dunne advises that the Government agreed to a new payments system for venues hosting class 4 gaming machines in bars... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Drug-trial cases spark call for ACC coverageattract higher-risk trials to New Zealand. Ethics committee chairwoman Victori
Drug-trial cases spark call for ACC coverage
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 12 days ago
attract higher-risk trials to New Zealand. Ethics committee chairwoman Victoria Hinson told Associate Health Minister Peter Dunne in a 2014 report made public this year that the two cases could undermine New Zealand's clinical trials... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
New payments system for hosting pokie machinesFriday, 13 May 2016, 10:15 amPress Release: New Zealand GovernmentHon Peter Dun
New payments system for hosting pokie machines
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 13 days ago
Friday, 13 May 2016, 10:15 amPress Release: New Zealand GovernmentHon Peter DunneMinister of Internal Affairs13 May 2016 Media Statement The Government has... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Dunne admits speeding ticketInternal Affairs Minister Peter Dunne has outed himself as having a speeding fi
Dunne admits speeding ticket
Otago Daily Times / Posted 14 days ago
Internal Affairs Minister Peter Dunne has outed himself as having a speeding fine, ahead of a release of information from Ministerial Services. Last year Newstalk ZB sought, and was declined, details on speeding infringements incurred by Ministers... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Peter Dunne outs himself as 'serial traffic offender'Internal Affairs Minister Peter Dunne has outed himself as having a speeding fi
Peter Dunne outs himself as 'serial traffic offender'
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 14 days ago
Internal Affairs Minister Peter Dunne has outed himself as having a speeding fine, ahead of a release of information from Ministerial Services. Last year Newstalk ZB sought, and was declined, details on speeding infringements incurred by Ministers... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Dunne Calls For The Primacy Of Privacy12 May 2016, 9:57 amPress Release: United Future NZ Party 12 MayUnitedFuture Le
Dunne Calls For The Primacy Of Privacy
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 14 days ago
12 May 2016, 9:57 amPress Release: United Future NZ Party 12 MayUnitedFuture Leader, Peter Dunne, is marking Privacy Week by calling for the Right to Privacy to be included in New Zealand’s Bill of... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Dunne Speaks, May 12 2016Thursday, 12 May 2016, 10:17 amColumn: Peter Dunne 12 May 2016The revelations f
Dunne Speaks, May 12 2016
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 14 days ago
Thursday, 12 May 2016, 10:17 amColumn: Peter Dunne 12 May 2016The revelations from the Panama Papers have dominated the news this week. As a result, the foreign trust tax regime has been placed under... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
NZ's privacy regime needs teeth, says UN Rapporteur CannataciCullen/Reddy review." Prof Cannataci singled out comments from Internal Affair
NZ's privacy regime needs teeth, says UN Rapporteur Cannataci
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 15 days ago
Cullen/Reddy review." Prof Cannataci singled out comments from Internal Affairs Minister and United Future party leader Peter Dunne, questioning the extension of surveillance powers in New Zealand. He agreed "100%" that wider powers were... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Bill takes a positive step for children and familiesUnitedFuture leader, Peter Dunne, today welcomed the introduction of the Social
Bill takes a positive step for children and families
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 16 days ago
UnitedFuture leader, Peter Dunne, today welcomed the introduction of the Social Security Legislation Rewrite Bill.The Bill makes a number of changes to social security legislation and amongst them are some significant steps forward for supporting... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Politicians in dark over Panama papersestablished them in the first place. And the man who presided over them as Rev
Politicians in dark over Panama papers
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 16 days ago
established them in the first place. And the man who presided over them as Revenue Minister up until a few years back, Peter Dunne, says the perception of us being a tax haven is not good for our international reputation. He hung IRD out to... Read more
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Balita
New Zealand gov't hits back as "tax haven" allegations mountnew disclosures Monday that the country played a key part in global tax avoidan
New Zealand gov't hits back as "tax haven" allegations mount
Balita / Posted 16 days ago
new disclosures Monday that the country played a key part in global tax avoidance. On Monday, Internal Affairs Minister Peter Dunne — who was Revenue Minister from 2005 to 2013 — said he was concerned at the revelation that the numbers of... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
IRD poised to pounce as Panama Papers go publicsays there is no reason for foreign trusts to operate in New Zealand, and that
IRD poised to pounce as Panama Papers go public
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 16 days ago
says there is no reason for foreign trusts to operate in New Zealand, and that he would ban them. Former Revenue Minister Peter Dunne says the perception New Zealand is a tax haven could damage our reputation across the board. The UnitedFuture... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Revenue Minister Michael Woodhouse defends NZ tax systemwork by Inland Revenue. Mr Woodhouse's confidence in New Zealand's oversight w
Revenue Minister Michael Woodhouse defends NZ tax system
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 17 days ago
work by Inland Revenue. Mr Woodhouse's confidence in New Zealand's oversight was not shared by United Future leader Peter Dunne, who was Minister of Revenue from 2005 to 2013. He said the Panama Papers revelations raised serious... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
"Utterly incorrect" - Prime Minister John Key denies Panama Papers are evidence NZ is a tax havencould be requested by Inland Revenue and passed on to tax authorities in other
"Utterly incorrect" - Prime Minister John Key denies Panama Papers are evidence NZ is a tax haven
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 17 days ago
could be requested by Inland Revenue and passed on to tax authorities in other countries. However, United Future leader Peter Dunne, who was Revenue Minister from 2005 to 2013, stopped short of describing New Zealand as a tax haven, but said the... Read more
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The Financial Express
Panama Papers report alleges New Zealand prime place for rich to hide moneyenough. He called on Key to “stop defending the tax avoidance industry” and dem
Panama Papers report alleges New Zealand prime place for rich to hide money
The Financial Express / Posted 17 days ago
enough. He called on Key to “stop defending the tax avoidance industry” and demanded a full inquiry. UnitedFuture leader Peter Dunne, who was Ministry of Revenue from 2005 to 2013, called on the government to take action by reviewing its current... Read more
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NZCity
Dunne questions IRD's attitude to trustsA former revenue minister says IRD should have told him about an "explosion" of
Dunne questions IRD's attitude to trusts
NZCity / Posted 17 days ago
A former revenue minister says IRD should have told him about an "explosion" of foreign trusts in New Zealand. Peter Dunne, who held the portfolio from 2005 to 2013, says the just-released Panama Papers show the number of foreign trusts set up here... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
Panama Papers report alleges New Zealand prime place for rich to hide moneyenough. He called on Key to "stop defending the tax avoidance industry" and dem
Panama Papers report alleges New Zealand prime place for rich to hide money
Bdnews24.com / Posted 17 days ago
enough. He called on Key to "stop defending the tax avoidance industry" and demanded a full inquiry. UnitedFuture leader Peter Dunne, who was Ministry of Revenue from 2005 to 2013, called on the government to take action by reviewing its current... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Panama Papers report says New Zealand prime place for rich to hide moneyenough. He called on Key to “stop defending the tax avoidance industry” and dem
Panama Papers report says New Zealand prime place for rich to hide money
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 17 days ago
enough. He called on Key to “stop defending the tax avoidance industry” and demanded a full inquiry. United Future leader Peter Dunne, who was the ministe for Revenue from 2005 to 2013, called on the government to take action by reviewing its... Read more
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Times of Malta
New Zealand starts feeling the Panama Papers heatenough. He called on Key to "stop defending the tax avoidance industry" and dem
New Zealand starts feeling the Panama Papers heat
Times of Malta / Posted 17 days ago
enough. He called on Key to "stop defending the tax avoidance industry" and demanded a full inquiry. UnitedFuture leader Peter Dunne, who was Ministry of Revenue from 2005 to 2013, called on the government to take action by reviewing its current... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Woodhouse defends NZ tax systemwork by Inland Revenue. Mr Woodhouse's confidence in New Zealand's oversight w
Woodhouse defends NZ tax system
Otago Daily Times / Posted 17 days ago
work by Inland Revenue. Mr Woodhouse's confidence in New Zealand's oversight was not shared by United Future leader Peter Dunne, who was Minister of Revenue from 2005 to 2013. He said the Panama Papers revelations raised serious... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Panama Papers Revelations Raise Serious QuestionspmPress Release: United Future NZ Party9 May 2016:UnitedFuture leader Peter Dun
Panama Papers Revelations Raise Serious Questions
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 17 days ago
pmPress Release: United Future NZ Party9 May 2016:UnitedFuture leader Peter Dunne says the latest Panama Papers revelations raise serious questions.“I am especially concerned at the revelation... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
On The Nation: Lisa Owen interviews Beau KilmerThe Nation: Lisa Owen interviews Beau KilmerYoutube clips from the show are ava
On The Nation: Lisa Owen interviews Beau Kilmer
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 17 days ago
The Nation: Lisa Owen interviews Beau KilmerYoutube clips from the show are available here.Well, Associate Health Minister Peter Dunne says it's time to flick the enlightenment switch when it comes to cannabis.But Jonathan Coleman says he won't... Read more
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The Irish Times
Going Out: The best of what’s on this weeksee her. InhabitanceProject Arts Centre. Ends May 14th, 8.15pm. €16/€14 projec
Going Out: The best of what’s on this week
The Irish Times / Posted 17 days ago
see her. InhabitanceProject Arts Centre. Ends May 14th, 8.15pm. €16/€14 projectartscentre.ie A few years ago, the writer Peter Dunne made quite an impact with a play that took a real-life, morally dubious, social experiment as its inspiration for... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
Panama Papers: controversial Mexican construction tycoon put $100m into NZ trusts, report sayslist — provides another spotlight on the foreign trust issue that the governmen
Panama Papers: controversial Mexican construction tycoon put $100m into NZ trusts, report says
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 19 days ago
list — provides another spotlight on the foreign trust issue that the government will find unwelcome. UnitedFuture leader Peter Dunne says ongoing Panama Papers revelations — and more are expected involving NZ once the ICIJ's database becomes... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Healthy Homes Bill passes first readinghappy to be paid for faulty and dangerous homes.“The bill will now go to Select
Healthy Homes Bill passes first reading
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 21 days ago
happy to be paid for faulty and dangerous homes.“The bill will now go to Select Committee where we will address concerns Peter Dunne has indicated he may have around affordability. What would be even more pleasing is if the National Party would... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
UnitedFuture calls for a rethink of rental minimum standardstoday voted in favour of the Healthy Homes Guarantee Bill, allowing it to be se
UnitedFuture calls for a rethink of rental minimum standards
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 21 days ago
today voted in favour of the Healthy Homes Guarantee Bill, allowing it to be sent to Select Committee. UnitedFuture leader, Peter Dunne, says a rethink is needed when it comes to the issue of ensuring healthy homes and healthy families. "It's a... Read more
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chroniclelive
Everything you need to know about Newcastle City Council's local electionsGreenhough - Labour Party Brian Moore - UK Independence Party (UKIP) Spinoza
Everything you need to know about Newcastle City Council's local elections
chroniclelive / Posted 22 days ago
Greenhough - Labour Party Brian Moore - UK Independence Party (UKIP) Spinoza Pitman - Green PartyEast Gosforth Peter Dunne - UK Independence Party (UKIP) Nicholas Fray - Trade Unionist and Socialist Coalition Frances Hinton - Green... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Little's rental bill facing fightsupport partners. It is not yet known whether Mr Little's bill will pass its f
Little's rental bill facing fight
Otago Daily Times / Posted 23 days ago
support partners. It is not yet known whether Mr Little's bill will pass its first hurdle tomorrow. United Future leader Peter Dunne holds the deciding vote. He could vote against it if he is satisfied with the Government's proposed changes to... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Little's rental bill facing fightsupport partners. It is not yet known whether Mr Little's bill will pass its f
Little's rental bill facing fight
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 23 days ago
support partners. It is not yet known whether Mr Little's bill will pass its first hurdle tomorrow. United Future leader Peter Dunne holds the deciding vote. He could vote against it if he is satisfied with the Government's proposed changes to... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Q + A: Peter Dunne Interviewed by Greg BoyedMonday, 2 May 2016, 2:47 pmColumn: TVNZQ + AEpisode 98PETER DUNNEInterviewed by
Q + A: Peter Dunne Interviewed by Greg Boyed
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 24 days ago
Monday, 2 May 2016, 2:47 pmColumn: TVNZQ + AEpisode 98PETER DUNNEInterviewed by Greg BoyedGREG Revelations this week that a company set up by John Key’s lawyer lobbied the Government against changing the... Read more
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