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The Nation: Agriculture Minister Damien O’Connor

Saturday, 12 May 2018, 1:05 pm | The Nation

On Newshub Nation: Simon Shepherd interviews Agriculture Minister Damien O’Connor: 12 May 2018 Simon Shepherd: The Minister of Primary Industries is halfway through a cull of 22,000 cows. It could be just the tip of the iceberg. So I asked Agriculture ... More >>

The Nation: Northcote candidates Bidois and Halbert

Saturday, 5 May 2018, 1:55 pm | The Nation

Lisa Owen: Johnathan Coleman’s resignation from politics has left a vacancy in Northcote, and my next two guests are vying to fill it. Shannon Halbert and Dan Bidois both want to be the electorate’s new MP and they’ve both just started campaigning ... More >>

The Nation: Lisa Owen interviews Police Minister Stuart Nash

Saturday, 5 May 2018, 1:09 pm | The Nation

Lisa Owen: Kia ora. Good morning. I’m Lisa Owen. Welcome to Newshub Nation. Labour’s coalition deal with New Zealand First says it will strive towards adding 1800 new cops over the next three years. So how will it attract enough recruits and how can ... More >>

The Nation: Author and Journalist Amy Goldstein

Saturday, 28 April 2018, 1:21 pm | The Nation

On Newshub Nation: Lisa Owen interviews Author and Journalist Amy Goldstein Lisa Owen: What happens to a community when good work goes away? That’s the question Washington Post reporter Amy Goldstein set out to answer with her book Janesville: ... More >>

The Nation: British High Commissioner Laura Clarke

Saturday, 28 April 2018, 1:19 pm | The Nation

On Newshub Nation: Lisa Owen interviews British High Commissioner Laura Clarke Britain is set to exit the European Union in March next year. After that, it will be looking to build stronger trade ties with countries like New Zealand. I spoke to the British ... More >>

The Nation: Social Development Minister Carmel Sepuloni

Saturday, 28 April 2018, 1:17 pm | The Nation

On Newshub Nation: Lisa Owen interviews Social Development Minister Carmel Sepuloni Lisa Owen: The Prime Minister says our welfare system needs an overhaul and it will happen soon. Her comments came in the same week that the Salvation Army said the ... More >>

On Newshub Nation this weekend:

Friday, 27 April 2018, 5:37 pm | The Nation

As the Salvation Army calls New Zealand's poverty rates a national crisis, Lisa Owen asks Social Development Minister Carmel Sepuloni about her plans to overhaul the welfare system. More >>

The Nation: Satyanand on historical state abuse inquiry

Saturday, 21 April 2018, 12:48 pm | The Nation

Lisa Owen: The Royal Commission into historical state abuse is currently taking public submissions on its draft terms of reference. There’s already been plenty of debate over the time period the inquiry will cover, whether churches should be ... More >>

The Nation: Julie Fry and Peter Wilson

Saturday, 14 April 2018, 1:20 pm | The Nation

On Newshub Nation Saturday 14 April: Lisa Owen interviews consulting economist Julie Fry and NZIER principal economist Peter Wilson. Lisa Owen: Labour campaigned on cutting immigration numbers by around 20,000 to 30,000, reducing the strain on housing and ... More >>

The Nation: Construction Minister Jenny Salesa

Saturday, 14 April 2018, 1:18 pm | The Nation

On Newshub Nation Saturday 14th April: Lisa Owen interviews Construction Minister Jenny Salesa Lisa Owen: The construction industry is under pressure, with demand for both residential and commercial work pushing the sector to full capacity. It’s ... More >>

The Nation: Tony Sutorius on his Helen Kelly documentary

Saturday, 7 April 2018, 4:45 pm | The Nation

On Newshub Nation: Lisa Owen interviews filmmaker Tony Sutorius about his Helen Kelly documentary Lisa Owen: After being diagnosed with terminal lung cancer, Helen Kelly stood down as president of the Council of Trade Unions, but she never stopped ... More >>

The Nation: A justice special

Saturday, 7 April 2018, 2:33 pm | The Nation

Lisa Owen interviews a special panel of guests: criminal defence lawyer Stephen Bonnar QC, Paul Dennehy from the Corrections Association, former inmate Alex Swney and Lance Norman of Hāpai te Hauora. More >>

The Nation: : Lisa Owen interviews Sir Ken Robinson

Saturday, 24 March 2018, 5:48 pm | The Nation

Sir Ken Robinson: (CHUCKLES) Well, basically, being educated is a funny term, isn’t it? It means different things to different people. I mean, there was a time when being educated meant that you’d studied the Classics and you could speak Greek ... More >>

The Nation: #MeToo Interview panel

Saturday, 24 March 2018, 3:17 pm | The Nation

On Newshub Nation Saturday 24 March: Lisa Owen interviews a special panel of guests: Kathryn Beck from the NZ Law Society; former lawyer Olivia Wensley, who gave up the law after years of harassment; Elizabeth Hall from the Criminal Bar Association; ... More >>

The Nation: Under-Secretary for Justice, Jan Logie

Saturday, 24 March 2018, 3:14 pm | The Nation

Lisa Owen: I’m joined now by Under-Secretary for Justice, Jan Logie. Can I start by saying there was a huge strength of feeling in that conversation and clearly a feeling from some that there is no confidence in the industry that it will self-regulate ... More >>

The Nation: Lisa Owen interviews Jacinda Ardern

Saturday, 17 March 2018, 11:42 am | The Nation

Jacinda Ardern: Our focus in the immediate aftermath of, of course, has been making sure that we put the right mechanisms in place, but, yes, we absolutely accept mistakes have been made and from a range of different people involved. But, look, if everyone ... More >>

The Nation: Lisa Owen interviews Winston Peters

Saturday, 10 March 2018, 1:21 pm | The Nation

On Newshub Nation: Lisa Owen interviews Foreign Affairs Minister Winston Peters Lisa Owen: US President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un will soon sit down for talks together despite months of provocative tweets and comments that ... More >>

The Nation: Owen interviews Green Party Co-leader contenders

Saturday, 10 March 2018, 1:17 pm | The Nation

On Newshub Nation: Lisa Owen interviews Green Party Co-leader contenders Marama Davidson and Julie Anne Genter More >>

The Nation: Lisa Owen interviews Simon Bridges

Saturday, 3 March 2018, 1:53 pm | The Nation

Lisa Owen: After fending off four other contenders for the National Party leadership, Simon Bridges is now reshuffling his team. His fellow Westie, Paula Bennett, has kept her Deputy job, but no other roles have been confirmed. Mr Bridges says he’s ... More >>

The Nation: Lisa Owen interviews David Parker

Saturday, 3 March 2018, 1:23 pm | The Nation

Lisa Owen: In five days’ time, our trade minister, David Parker, will be in Chile to sign up to a revised version of the Trans-Pacific Partnership deal – one of 11 countries to do so. Mr Parker once marched against this deal but says it’s now ... More >>

   

 

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