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Lobbyists Helping And Influencing The New National Government

Wednesday, 15 November 2023, 4:19 pm | Bryce Edwards

New Zealand’s corporate lobbyists are currently carrying out major manoeuvres in order to ensure they are in the best possible position to influence the new Christopher Luxon-led government. Despite some of these moves being blatantly outrageous, there ... More >>

Who’s Advising The New National Government?

Friday, 20 October 2023, 10:39 am | Bryce Edwards

Who will the new National Government listen to when it decides how to govern? An early indication may be seen in who Prime Minister-elect Christopher Luxon has brought in to train his new MPs and ministers. It was reported on Monday by Newstalk ZB that, ... More >>

More Ex-Labour Ministers Move Into Lobbying

Wednesday, 18 October 2023, 10:14 am | Bryce Edwards

In April this year, when Kiri Allan was still Minister of Justice, she launched a review of lobbying. Justice officials were asked to investigate how corporate lobbying might be better regulated, following the controversy of ex-Labour Minister Kris Faafoi ... More >>

Bryce Edwards: Ten Reasons Labour’s Support Has Halved

Tuesday, 3 October 2023, 5:40 pm | Bryce Edwards

The Labour Government was elected with 50 per cent of the vote three years ago, but current polls show their vote could halve in this election, which would be one of the biggest plunges in history. More >>

The Vested Interests Shaping National Party Policies

Wednesday, 27 September 2023, 11:51 am | Bryce Edwards

As the National Party gets closer to government, lobbyists and business interests will be lining up for influence and to get policies adopted. It’s therefore in the public interest to have much more scrutiny and transparency about potential conflicts ... More >>

Political Roundup – The Public Sector Worker Backlash Against Labour

Monday, 10 May 2021, 12:04 pm | Bryce Edwards

Originally Published at / Is Labour supposed to be the party of labour or of capital? It’s often hard to tell these days, and many in the labour movement and the political left are feeling ... More >>

Scoop Feature: State Subsidies for Act

Friday, 20 June 2003, 1:09 pm | Bryce Edwards

The scandal over the Act party’s electorate office funding shows that, ironically, Act has become dependent on the state to sell its minimum-state politics. Bryce Edwards argues that when Act started running out of money, the party buried its principles ... More >>




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