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Key’s Post-Election Cabinet, Housing, GCSB, Social Housing

Monday, 6 October 2014, 1:13 pm | Elizabeth Beattie

Prime Minister John Key today met with the press to discuss the new line up of his post-election cabinet saying his intentions were to “promote and introduce new talent”. More >>

Dunne and Key Sign Agreement

Monday, 29 September 2014, 4:35 pm | Elizabeth Beattie

United Future Leader Peter Dunne and Prime Minister John Key today signed an agreement outlining the nature of The National Party and United Future’s political relationship. The agreement also specified that Dunne will remain Minister of Internal Affairs, ... More >>

The Act Party and The National Party sign agreement

Monday, 29 September 2014, 3:07 pm | Elizabeth Beattie

The Act Party and The National Party sign agreement By Elizabeth Beattie 29 September 2014 More >>

Shaolin Kungfu Monk Troupe Delight

Friday, 26 September 2014, 3:10 pm | Elizabeth Beattie

Drawing gasps of awe from the crowd, the Shaolin Kungfu Monk Troupe preformed today outside the TSB Arena. Wowing crowds with their acrobatic movements and endurance feats, the Troupe have a global reputation for their impressive performance skills. More >>

Mihi to Welcome Newly-Elected MPs to Parliament

Tuesday, 23 September 2014, 4:34 pm | Elizabeth Beattie

Today the 29 newly elected MPs were welcomed into Parliament with a Mihi. Their 2-week induction program was also discussed, “The Class of 2014 are going to be receiving training in many areas including staffing, security, managing their support budgets, ... More >>

David Cunliffe and the future of the Labour Party

Tuesday, 23 September 2014, 11:59 am | Elizabeth Beattie

David Cunliffe and the future of the Labour Party By Elizabeth Beattie 23 September 2014 More >>

Protestors March, Call for an End to Domestic Violence

Monday, 15 September 2014, 5:09 pm | Elizabeth Beattie

Hundreds of protesters marched down Lambton Quay to Parliament today calling for an end to domestic violence. Wearing white facemasks, waving banners and calling for “safety” for the women and children of New Zealand. More >>

Protesters Demand: “No More Dirty Politics”

Wednesday, 10 September 2014, 2:56 pm | Elizabeth Beattie

The Kiwis for Clean Politics protest got off to a slightly rocky start as protestors and Parliament security staff clashed over protestor’s rights to hand out leaflets. Parliamentary Security affirmed that the Speaker of the House must give permission ... More >>

John Key and Bill English present National’s Fiscal Policy

Monday, 8 September 2014, 5:35 pm | Elizabeth Beattie

Today Prime Minister John Key and Minister of Finance Bill English met with the press to discuss National’s proposed Fiscal Budget for the next three years. More >>

Paula Bennett, Brendan Boyle: Security Review

Thursday, 4 September 2014, 12:33 pm | Elizabeth Beattie

Minister for Social Development Paula Bennett, and Ministry of Social Development Chief Executive Brendan Boyle met with press at 11:30 today outside the MSD National Office to Announce details of the MSD Security Review. More >>

David Parker Stand Up: Judith Collins inquiry, John Key

Tuesday, 2 September 2014, 3:22 pm | Elizabeth Beattie

Today Labour’s Deputy Leader David Parker met with the Press in Parliament House. Parker discussed a number of issues including Judith Collin’s resignation and the impending inquiry into her actions as Former Justice Minister. Parker also discussed: More >>