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The Nation: Housing Panel

Saturday, 17 June 2017, 12:35 pm | The Nation

Headlines: Consultant Peter Fa’afiu has challenged Pacific church leaders to contribute some of the money they bring in from tithes to NGOs working with the homeless, or allow some of the church’s assets to be used to help solve the problem. Major Campbell ... More >>

The Nation: Lisa Owen interviews Ben Bland

Saturday, 10 June 2017, 12:39 pm | The Nation

On The Nation: Lisa Owen interviews Ben Bland Lisa Owen: The UK election result has been labelled by some commentators as a political earthquake. Prime Minister Theresa May had called a snap election, looking for a strong mandate for Brexit negotiations, ... More >>

The Nation: David Seymour, Peter Dunne and Te Ururoa Flavell

Saturday, 10 June 2017, 12:38 pm | The Nation

On The Nation: Lisa Owen interviews David Seymour, Peter Dunne and Te Ururoa Flavell Headlines: David Seymour says election year a good time for his Euthanasia Bill to be drawn from the ballot, because MPs will have to listen to the public on the issue. ... More >>

The Nation: Ghahraman, Allan, Willis and Taurima

Saturday, 3 June 2017, 3:35 pm | The Nation

On The Nation: Lisa Owen talks to Golriz Ghahraman, Kiri Allan, Nicola Willis and Shane Taurima Lisa Owen: Come election day on September 23rd, many of our MPs will be returned to Parliament. But there will also be a whole lot of new MPs turning ... More >>

The Nation: Lisa Owen interviews Phil Goff

Saturday, 3 June 2017, 2:04 pm | The Nation

On The Nation: Lisa Owen interviews Phil Goff Headlines: Auckland Mayor Phil Goff says there will be a road pricing announcement from the Government next week, which will be good news for the city in the medium term. He wouldn’t give any more details, ... More >>

The Nation: Lisa Owen interviews Gerry Brownlee

Saturday, 3 June 2017, 2:03 pm | The Nation

On The Nation: Lisa Owen interviews Gerry Brownlee Headlines: Foreign Affairs Minister Gerry Brownlee says his meeting with US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson this week will focus on trading relations, the war on terrorism and relative positions on climate ... More >>

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 >>

   

 

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