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The Nation: Housing Minister Phil Twyford

Saturday, 24 November 2018, 3:22 pm | The Nation

• Housing and Urban Development Minister Phil Twyford says the new Housing and Urban Development Authority (HUDA) will act "in partnership" with local iwi, councils and the private sector. “We’re creating a really joined-up one-stop ... More >>

The Nation: Ecologist Mike Joy

Saturday, 24 November 2018, 12:45 pm | The Nation

• Ecologist Mike Joy says it's still unknown whether the government’s National Policy Statement on freshwater management will make a difference. “I’ve had my heart broken too many times by politicians to be caught up in the excitement. I’m ... More >>

The Nation: Shane Jones

Saturday, 17 November 2018, 2:09 pm | The Nation

• Regional Economic Development Minister Shane Jones said he takes responsibility for the mulching of $160,000 worth of seedlings destined for Ngati Hine Forestry Trust. He said while it was a slip up between the "advisers and the actual officials" ... More >>

The Nation: Trade and Export Growth Minister David Parker

Saturday, 17 November 2018, 1:18 pm | The Nation

• Trade and Export Growth Minister David Parker says New Zealand is trying to position itself as the bridge between the United States and China. “We have a bit of a reputation for the honest broker, and it’s times like this that we should draw upon that reputation”. More >>

The Nation: Associate Education Minister Tracey Martin

Saturday, 10 November 2018, 1:40 pm | The Nation

• Associate Education Minister Tracey Martin told Newshub Nation she has been working on the proposal for 600 learning support coordinators to be placed into schools, since 2016. “And the moment I sat in the chair, I began the plan to make sure that ... More >>

The Nation: Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern

Saturday, 3 November 2018, 2:21 pm | The Nation

• Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern says she still has confidence in Immigration Minister Iain Lees-Galloway, but would not express confidence yet in immigration officials. "I'm not going to predetermine that until we get the information back. At the ... More >>

The Nation: Republican strategist, Evan Siegfried

Saturday, 3 November 2018, 12:06 pm | The Nation

Simon Shepherd: Two years after Donald Trump was elected president, voters in the US are returning to the polls - this time for the mid-term election. At stake is control of the Houses of Congress. President Trump's waded into an already heated ... More >>

The Nation: Minister of Justice Andrew Little

Saturday, 27 October 2018, 3:27 pm | The Nation

• On abortion law reform: Minister of Justice Andrew Little says women have the right to have an abortion without feeling they are committing a crime. “The whole legal framework around abortion is that it is a crime in the first instance.” He ... More >>

The Nation: Helen Clark and Ruth Dreifuss on Drug Policy

Saturday, 27 October 2018, 2:48 pm | The Nation

On Newshub Nation: Emma Jolliff interviews Helen Clark and Ruth Dreifuss from the Global Commission on Drug Policy, More >>

The Nation: Agriculture Minister Damien O'Connor

Saturday, 20 October 2018, 1:48 pm | The Nation

Emma Jolliff: Dozens of infringements and hundreds of warning letters have been sent to farmers who still aren’t complying with rules around cattle movements as MPI works to eradicate Mycoplasma bovis. Under tougher penalties, they could face ... More >>

The Nation: Chris Simpson and David Collings

Saturday, 20 October 2018, 1:44 pm | The Nation

Simon Shepherd: For more on the extraordinary events of this week, I’m joined now by former National Party general manager Chris Simpson, and David Collings, chair of the Howick Local Board. Thanks for coming in gentlemen. David, first to you - ... More >>

The Nation: Tim McKinnel and Nick Chisnall

Saturday, 13 October 2018, 12:42 pm | The Nation

On Newshub Nation: Emma Jolliff interviews private investigator Tim McKinnel and criminal barrister Nick Chisnall More >>

The Nation: Energy Minister Megan Woods

Saturday, 13 October 2018, 12:37 pm | The Nation

• Energy Minister Megan Woods says regulating the price of petrol is one of the options that will be considered but no decisions would be made until the Commerce Commission comes back with their market report. More >>

The Nation: mental health advocate Jazz Thornton

Saturday, 6 October 2018, 2:00 pm | The Nation

• Jazz Thornton from mental health advocacy group 'Voices of Hope' says the current mental health system is seriously under-resourced. "Unless you are very wealthy or on your deathbed there is nothing available to you. If you say 'I am feeling suicidal;' ... More >>

The Nation: Minister for Climate Change James Shaw

Saturday, 6 October 2018, 1:58 pm | The Nation

On Newshub Nation: Emma Jolliff interviews Minister for Climate Change and Green Party co-leader James Shaw More >>

The Nation: Opportunities Party leader Geoff Simmons

Saturday, 29 September 2018, 12:44 pm | The Nation

• TOP leader Geoff Simmons says the party will be a "much more democratic institution" now • • He says the party will no longer be a "one man band" • • Gareth Morgan will not be the only source of funding for the party: ... More >>

The Nation: Lisa Owen interviews Winston Peters

Saturday, 29 September 2018, 12:39 pm | The Nation

Lisa Owen: It's 25 years since former National MP Winston Peters decided to start a new political party. Since then, New Zealand First has formed governments with both National and Labour, been dumped out of Parliament and fought its way back into ... More >>

Jolliff And Shepherd to Present The Nation

Saturday, 29 September 2018, 10:38 am | The Nation

Newshub is pleased to announce that Emma Jolliff and Simon Shepherd will become the presenters of Three’s current affairs show, Newshub Nation from October 6th, 2018. Newshub Nation is made with the support of New Zealand on Air. More >>

The Nation: Tax Working Group Chair Michael Cullen

Saturday, 22 September 2018, 12:36 pm | The Nation

On Newshub Nation: Simon Shepherd interviews Tax Working Group Chair Michael Cullen • Sir Michael Cullen says there's currently under-taxation at the top end of the income and wealth scale, and under his working group's recommendations "people ... More >>

The Nation: Housing New Zealand CEO Andrew McKenzie

Saturday, 22 September 2018, 12:34 pm | The Nation

On Newshub Nation: Lisa Owen interviews Housing New Zealand CEO Andrew McKenzie • Andrew McKenzie denies Housing New Zealand had a cultural problem. "As an organisation, we were placing emphasis on different things. If you're a landlord, ... More >>

 

 

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