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On The Nation this weekend: Labour, National, The Media

Friday, 26 September 2014, 5:24 pm | The Nation

This weekend on The Nation… Labour’s had its worst election result in 92 years, so what happens next? We’ll talk to former Labour president Jim Anderton, CTU president Helen Kelly, and tech entrepreneur and past donor Selwyn Pellett about the party’s ... More >>

Prime Time with Sean Plunket - Tonight

Friday, 19 September 2014, 2:05 pm | The Nation

No MPs tonight --- the campaign will be over at 9 30. Instead we will look back --- and possibly forward on what we have learned and what might happen. Listener Political Columnist Jane Clifton Editor in Chief, NZ Herald, Tim Murphy Former Labour President, ... More >>

Patrick Gower Interviews Green Party Co-Leader Russel Norman

Saturday, 13 September 2014, 8:18 pm | The Nation

Patrick Gower: Well, the behaviour of New Zealand spies is, of course, a very big concern for the Green Party, and co-leader Russel Norman is with me now. Good morning, Dr Norman, and if we just pick on what Glenn Greenwald said there, talking about ... More >>

Patrick Gower Interviews NZFirst Leader Winston Peters

Saturday, 13 September 2014, 5:32 pm | The Nation

Good. It looks like you’ve got a good crowd there. If we could start, Mr Peters, with Kim Dotcom and Monday night – the big reveal. A personal view from you, do you think that John Key knew about Kim Dotcom in advance of that raid? Well, yes, ... More >>

Lisa Owen Interviews Glenn Greenwald

Saturday, 13 September 2014, 5:30 pm | The Nation

Says there are serious questions about whether the government has been truthful about changes to the GCSB legislation. “What I can tell you is that the statement that the GCSB made to New Zealand citizens last year — 'we do not engage in mass surveillance ... More >>

Lisa Owen Interviews National Party Leader John Key

Saturday, 13 September 2014, 5:29 pm | The Nation

Lisa Owen: We've got the top five polling party leaders today, but first, Prime Minister John Key. I spoke to him first thing this morning and began by asking him, post-election, who would he prefer to form a coalition with — Winston Peters or ... More >>

On the Nation: Lisa Owen Interviews Colin Craig

Saturday, 13 September 2014, 5:27 pm | The Nation

Lisa Owen: Conservative Party leader Colin Craig joins me now. Good morning, Mr Craig. Colin Craig: Good morning. John Key was on this programme this morning, and he had a chance to endorse you with a week to go. He didn’t endorse you. He doesn’t ... More >>

Patrick Gower Interviews Labour Leader David Cunliffe

Saturday, 13 September 2014, 5:26 pm | The Nation

Patrick Gower: Yes, David Cunliffe, let’s look at the polls. Any way you slice or dice it, you’ve got a lot of convincing to do with voters to get that left block across the line. How are you going to do it? How are you going to make those numbers ... More >>

English and Parker face off in a deputy leaders’ debate

Saturday, 6 September 2014, 6:03 pm | The Nation

National’s Bill English and Labour’s David Parker face off in a deputy leaders’ debate hosted by Lisa Owen More >>

Patrick Gower interviews Hone Harawira and Laila Harre

Saturday, 6 September 2014, 1:01 pm | The Nation

Patrick Gower: Welcome back. Internet Mana was formed with one goal in mind — that's to change the government. The polls suggest that's a tough road right now, and the alliance itself has been having some tough times with some internal divisions. ... More >>

The Nation Housing Debate

Sunday, 31 August 2014, 11:50 am | The Nation

Patrick It's the great Kiwi dream, but is owning the roof over your head now just a pipe dream for many Kiwis? Homeownership is at the lowest level in half a century. National's answer is to double subsidies to first-home buyers and let them raid their ... More >>

The Nation Environment Debate with Amy Adams & Russel Norman

Saturday, 23 August 2014, 4:33 pm | The Nation

Lisa Owen: Now, this week's campaign debate. As a handful of islands at the bottom of the world, New Zealand is an environmental treasure, and as Kiwis, we're proud of being clean and greenish. But putting that environment to work is also how we ... More >>

The Nation: Debate Between Grant Robertson And Russel Norman

Saturday, 23 August 2014, 12:57 pm | The Nation

Patrick Gower interviews Labour MP Grant Robertson and Green Party co-leader Russel Norman More >>

On The Nation: Education Issues

Sunday, 17 August 2014, 1:08 pm | The Nation

Patrick Gower hosts an education debate with National’s Hekia Parata and Labour’s Chris Hipkins and reveals the results of a special 3News-Reid Research poll on education policy. More >>

Lisa Owen Interviews Whale Oil Blogger Cameron Slater

Saturday, 16 August 2014, 2:20 pm | The Nation

Blogger Cameron Slater reveals death threats since Dirty Politics has been published: “I've got a torrent of death threats as a result of Mr Hager's book” More >>

Lisa Owen Interviews Nicky Hager, Phil Goff & Metiria Turei

Saturday, 16 August 2014, 2:12 pm | The Nation

Lisa Owen: Good morning to you all. If I can come to you first, Nicky. You heard Mr Slater there saying that he’s had death threats as a response to your book and the information out there, and you need to take responsibility for that. Do you? More >>

The Nation: Minor Party Leaders Debate Transcript

Saturday, 9 August 2014, 4:07 pm | The Nation

The leaders of the Maori Party, Green Party, New Zealand First, Mana, United Future, Conservative Party and ACT face off for the first time in an election campaign debate, hosted by Lisa Owen. ____________________________ The Nation on TV3, 9.30am Saturdays ... More >>

The Nation 26,27 July: Flavell & Harawira, Joe Hockey

Friday, 25 July 2014, 5:13 pm | The Nation

On The Nation this weekend…. With the Maori seats primed to play a pivotal role this election, Torben Akel reports from the key battlegrounds and meets the top contenders. Then the Maori Party co-leader Te Ururoa Flavell and Mana Party leader Hone Harawira ... More >>

The Nation: Lisa Owen interviews Jamie Whyte & Colin Craig

Sunday, 20 July 2014, 11:32 am | The Nation

Jamie Whyte and Colin Craig say both their parties are looking to be on the cross-benches and avoid a formal coalition with any National-led government More >>

On The Nation: Patrick Gower interviews Winston Peters

Sunday, 20 July 2014, 11:27 am | The Nation

Winston Peters opens door to standing in East Coast Bays electorate, says it's an "exciting point" and he's thinking about it More >>



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