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This weekend on The Nation...

Saturday, 25 June 2016, 1:31 pm | TV3's 'The Nation'

A New Zealand first: As the Government consults on its plain packaging legislation, Maori Party co-leader Marama Fox debates Imperial Tobacco's Axel Gietz, who's flown in from the UK at The Nation's invitation. Does plain packaging actually work? And ... More >>

On The Nation: Housing Summit

Saturday, 18 June 2016, 6:12 pm | TV3's 'The Nation'

Headlines: Auckland leaders call for action by government: Deputy Mayor Penny Hulse wants a “use it or lose it” clause for Special Housing Area developers and restrictions on investor lending, while Tamaki Collective Chair Paul Majurey says government should ... More >>

This weekend on The Nation: Pharmac, Health, Cannabis

Friday, 6 May 2016, 5:22 pm | TV3's 'The Nation'

Health Minister Jonathan Coleman announced a funding boost for Pharmac this week, to go towards a melonoma drug. So has the Government caved to public pressure? And with critics saying health funding is dropping in real terms, is the sector being ... More >>

The Nation 28/11/15: Key, Police, US Ambassador to NZ

Friday, 27 November 2015, 4:25 pm | TV3's 'The Nation'

Prime Minister John Key on the highs and lows of 2015. Lisa Owen asks him about Australian detainees, poverty, polls and u-turns. And are we at war with Islamic State? More >>

On The Nation: Lisa Owen interviews Ian Macdonald

Monday, 16 November 2015, 9:55 am | TV3's 'The Nation'

Macdonald declares “most” New Zealanders being deported from Australia are “guilty of serious crimes” Promises to look into cases of Kiwis being deported for minor or historic offences. “You give me a case where someone has been deported because ... More >>

On The Nation: Lisa Owen interviews Gareth Morgan

Monday, 16 November 2015, 9:51 am | TV3's 'The Nation'

Lisa Owen: It was 2013 when Gareth Morgan rubbed cat lovers up the wrong way. More >>

Nation Bites: Steven Joyce, Andrew Little, James Shaw & David Seymour Talk Politics

Monday, 21 September 2015, 11:57 am | TV3's 'The Nation'

Last year on The Nation Steven Joyce said Labour's opposition to the sale of Lochinver station to Chinese interests was “beating the anti-foreigners drum”. Today he says he was talking about Chinese investment generally. More >>

Nation Bites: Steve Hansen, Mike Berridge & Marama Davidson

Sunday, 13 September 2015, 8:46 am | TV3's 'The Nation'

Nation Bites 12th September 2015 : ABs Coach Steve Hansen, Mike Berridge & Marama Davidson More >>

On The Nation: Murray McCully, Police, US Elections

Friday, 31 July 2015, 5:27 pm | TV3's 'The Nation'

Foreign Minister Murray McCully talks to Tova O’Brien in New York about what opportunities the Iran deal creates for New Zealand, whether the families of the MH17 victims will ever get justice, and he has stern words for the world’s superpowers. More >>

This weekend on The Nation: Murray McCully

Friday, 26 June 2015, 5:38 pm | TV3's 'The Nation'

As New Zealand prepares to take up the presidency of the United Nations Security Council, we talk to Foreign Minister Murray McCully about how we can help kick-start the Middle East peace process and ask why we’ve really invested in that Saudi agrihub… ... More >>

On The Nation: Patrick Gower interviews Steven Joyce

Sunday, 29 March 2015, 3:02 pm | TV3's 'The Nation'

Winston Peters said, ‘Send them a message.’ What message have you heard? Oh, well, obviously, you know, we lost the election. And so there is a number of messages. I actually thought he campaigned pretty well. He got out in front at the start and ... More >>

On The Nation: Lisa Owen interviews Auckland mayor Len Brown

Sunday, 29 March 2015, 2:59 pm | TV3's 'The Nation'

Len Brown wants Ports of Auckland to delay the start of its wharf extensions so there’s some “breathing space” after public protests against their construction. “I've indicated to our councillors and to the port that I want over the next few ... More >>

On The Nation: Ambassador Shane Jones & James Movick.

Saturday, 21 March 2015, 5:44 pm | TV3's 'The Nation'

On The Nation: Lisa Owen interviews NZ's Pacific Economic Ambassador, Shane Jones, and the Director General of the Pacific Islands Forum Fishing Agency, James Movick More >>

On The Nation: Race Relations Commissioner Dame Susan Devoy

Saturday, 21 March 2015, 5:42 pm | TV3's 'The Nation'

Criticises Prime Minister John Key for failing to meet with President of the Islamic Associations, Anwar Ghani, about Islamist extremism - it’s not good enough” and “he owes the Muslim community an explanation”. More >>

On The Nation: Patrick Gower interviews Steven Joyce

Saturday, 21 March 2015, 5:38 pm | TV3's 'The Nation'

Economic Development Minister says Resource Management Act reforms “won’t go through” if Winston Peters wins Northland by-election, but Peters offers an olive branch, saying “if they’re reasonable, yes, they will get our backing” More >>

This weekend on The Nation: Greens co-leader, obesity

Friday, 13 March 2015, 5:10 pm | TV3's 'The Nation'

Who wants to be a Green co-leader? In the first debate of the leadership contest, Kevin Hague, Gareth Hughes, Vernon Tava and James Shaw will discuss the party’s future direction, where they sit on the political spectrum, and who they think would ... More >>

This weekend: Northland, Ryan Gallagher, Greens

Friday, 6 March 2015, 5:12 pm | TV3's 'The Nation'

The battle for the North. National’s Mark Osborne, Labour’s Willow-Jean Prime and Act’s Robin Grieve face off over the issues facing the Northland region More >>

Patrick Gower interview with Prime Minister John Key

Monday, 10 March 2014, 1:21 pm | TV3's 'The Nation'


Labour Party Might Restrict Foreign Buyers

Sunday, 28 July 2013, 1:27 pm | TV3's 'The Nation'

The Labour Party is to consider restricting foreign ownership of real estate. The Party’s Finance Spokesman, David Parker, speaking on TV3’s “The Nation” said the party might follow some overseas examples. More >>

Greens Want Maori Party to Stay

Sunday, 30 June 2013, 5:20 pm | TV3's 'The Nation'

Green Party co-leader Metiria Turei would like to see the Maori Party stay in response to suggestions from political commentators that it might not exist after next year’s general election. More >>