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The Nation: Alan Johnson and Bill Rosenberg

Saturday, 27 May 2017, 1:47 pm | The Nation

On The Nation: Lisa Owen interview Alan Johnson and Bill Rosenberg Headlines: Alan Johnson from the Salvation Army says tax changes in the budget benefit higher paid people more than lower paid. More >>

The Nation: Lisa Owen interviews Steven Joyce

Saturday, 27 May 2017, 1:45 pm | The Nation

On The Nation: Lisa Owen interviews Steven Joyce Headlines: Finance Minister Steven Joyce says his budget treats everyone fairly, but says it’s aimed at families with children and low to middle incomes. More >>

The Nation: Lisa Owen interviews Phil Twyford

Saturday, 20 May 2017, 12:20 pm | The Nation

On The Nation: Lisa Owen interviews Phil Twyford [Corrected] Headlines: Housing Spokesperson Phil Twyford says Labour would purchase private land if necessary for its Kiwibuild programme. Twyford can’t name specific sites for its 100,000 houses, ... More >>

The Nation: Lisa Owen interviews Susan Faludi

Saturday, 20 May 2017, 12:18 pm | The Nation

On The Nation: Lisa Owen interviews Susan Faludi Lisa Owen: In 2004 Susan Faludi received an email from her estranged father, simply titled ‘Changes’. It detailed her father’s gender reassignment surgery and set her on a path of writing her latest ... More >>

The Nation: Patrick Gower interviews Bill English

Saturday, 20 May 2017, 12:16 pm | The Nation

On The Nation: Patrick Gower interviews Bill English Headlines: Prime Minister Bill English has made his strongest criticisms yet of Donald Trump and says the US Government needs to bring its focus back from what its President is doing, to economic growth ... More >>

The Nation: Patrick Gower interviews Andrew Little

Saturday, 13 May 2017, 2:07 pm | The Nation

On The Nation: Patrick Gower interviews Andrew Little Headlines: Labour leader Andrew Little confirms Labour would cut immigration by tens of thousands, and says those numbers would come from cutting thousands of student visas and works visas. He singles ... More >>

The Nation: Lisa Owen interviews Judge Peter Boshier

Saturday, 13 May 2017, 2:05 pm | The Nation

On The Nation: Lisa Owen interviews Judge Peter Boshier Headlines: The chief ombudsman Judge Peter Boshier says he wants to lead inspections into privately run secure dementia units. Currently only publicly run units are inspected. More >>

The Nation: Lisa Owen interviews Winston Peters

Saturday, 6 May 2017, 2:57 pm | The Nation

On The Nation: Lisa Owen interviews Winston Peters Headlines: New Zealand First leader Winston Peters says in government he would fire the board of Solid Energy if they would not agree to go into the Pike River Mine to retrieve the bodies of ... More >>

The Nation: Patrick Gower interviews James Gleick

Saturday, 6 May 2017, 2:55 pm | The Nation

On The Nation: Patrick Gower interviews James Gleick Patrick Gower: James Gleick, the author of Chaos and The Information has now written Time Travel: A History. He joins me now from New York. Now, James, if I can begin by getting this out of the ... More >>

The Nation: Lisa Owen interview Hekia Parata

Saturday, 29 April 2017, 1:03 pm | The Nation

On The Nation: Lisa Owen interview Hekia Parata Headlines: In answer to suggestion that more Maori and Pasifika NCEA students are doing skills-based unit standards instead of academic standards, the outgoing Education Minister Hekia Parata says ... More >>

The Nation: Lisa Owen interviews Rukmini Callimachi

Saturday, 29 April 2017, 12:59 pm | The Nation

Lisa Owen: Donald Trump has reached the 100-day mark in his presidency, and it’s been an interesting 100 days, to say the least. Despite bold promises during his campaign, Trump’s Mexican wall is off the cards, Obamacare hasn’t been repealed, ... More >>

The Nation: Lisa Owen interviews Steven Joyce

Saturday, 22 April 2017, 1:35 pm | The Nation

On The Nation: Lisa Owen interviews Steven Joyce Headlines: Finance Minister Steven Joyce says there will be increased investment in infrastructure and public services - health and education - to keep up with immigration in next month’s budget. Joyce ... More >>

The Nation: Lisa Owen interviews Anna Fifield

Saturday, 22 April 2017, 1:32 pm | The Nation

On The Nation: Lisa Owen interviews Anna Fifield Lisa Owen: The war of words between America and North Korea is ramping up, with Pyongyang talking of a ‘super mighty pre-emptive strike’ that would wipe out the US mainland. And the United States ... More >>

The Nation: Lisa Owen interviews Marama Fox

Saturday, 8 April 2017, 1:12 pm | The Nation

On The Nation: Lisa Owen interviews Marama Fox Headlines: Maori Party co-leader Marama Fox says her party’s agreement with the Mana Party might be weakened if Hone Harawira won’t support Maori Party candidates. Harawira has threatened not ... More >>

On The Nation: Start Up Panel

Saturday, 8 April 2017, 1:10 pm | The Nation

On The Nation: Start Up Panel There are currently between 400 and 600 companies defined as start-ups in New Zealand. But in such a small market, how hard is it to succeed, and what’s crucial to that success? Well, we’re joined now by the directors ... More >>

The Nation 8/4/17: Maori and Mana; startups; abortion law

Friday, 7 April 2017, 5:40 pm | The Nation

When the Maori and Mana parties signed an agreement to work together in election year, it looked like their bad blood could be a thing of the past. But with their recent spat over the Ture Whenua or Maori Land Bill, cracks have already started ... More >>

The Nation: Lisa Owen interview Grainne Moss

Saturday, 1 April 2017, 1:00 pm | The Nation

The head of the new Vulnerable Children ministry Oranga Tamariki says she doesn’t know for sure how many more social workers are needed, although she says needs analyses are done all the time. Grainne Moss says she can’t put a figure on it, because ... More >>

The Nation: Lisa Owen interviews David Seymour

Saturday, 1 April 2017, 12:58 pm | The Nation

On The Nation: Lisa Owen interviews David Seymour Lisa Owen: ACT leader David Seymour has made it his mission to revive the fortunes of the party, and he is aiming high. This week he said his goal is to get five MPs into Parliament in the election. Can ... More >>

The Nation: Patrick Gower interviews Todd McClay

Saturday, 25 March 2017, 1:08 pm | The Nation

On The Nation: Patrick Gower interviews Todd McClay The US is part of the Govt’s plan to get 90% of goods covered by FTAs by 2030 - but McClay acknowledges that with Trump’s protectionist policies it’s going to be a hard road. “We’re going ... More >>

The Nation: Lisa Owen interviews Deborah Manning

Saturday, 25 March 2017, 12:51 pm | The Nation

On The Nation: Lisa Owen interviews Deborah Manning Headlines: A group of lawyers including Roger Harrison QC says the New Zealand Government is obliged under international law to hold an inquiry into a 2010 SAS raid in Afghanistan. Lawyer Deborah Manning ... More >>

 

 

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