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Tuesday: make or break for Ardern and Robertson

This could be the week that makes or breaks the sixth Labour Government. On Tuesday the Finance Minister will unveil the first of what may...

NZ left following the leader on virus

Finance Minister Grant Robertson will be in Canberra today meeting with his Australian counterpart, Josh Freudenberg to discuss the coronavirus crisis. His trip is visible...

Jacinda launches a calm offensive

The Prime Minister led her coronavirus response team into the Beehive theatrette last night with the apparent intention of reinforcing the idea that the...

Peters’ racing gamble

Parliament yesterday ended its Select Committee hearings on Winston Peters’ racing reform legislation with more protests about the legislation's proposal to close the Dargaville...

Collins’ super challenge

National MP Judith Collins yesterday subjected NZ Super Fund CEO Matt Whineray to intense questioning over his decision to divest from Genesis energy because...

PM takes control

In a sign that the Government is now seriously worried about the impact of the coronavirus, the Prime Minister moved yesterday to stamp her...

Bridges may find it’s not easy being green

There is a new Simon Bridges out and about in provincial New Zealand. In Tauranga last Thursday and Nelson on Saturday he took off his...

Bridges and Mongrel Mob spokesperson in tense clash

There was a tense clash between National Leader Simon Bridges and a Mongrel Mob representative at a meeting called by the Opposition Leader in...

Life destroyed by “constitutional disgrace”

The events that led up to the “resignation” of the Auditor General in 2017 are now being re-examined by a Select Committee. They are not...

Parties likely to have to wait till after the election for their days in...

None of the political cases being investigated by the Serious Fraud Office look likely to be in court before the election. The rumour and allegations...

NZ First’s Grey area. Strange goings on in Tauranga.

NZ First Leader Winston Peters last night denied that he had been behind the photographing of two journalists meeting with former Party President, Lester...

Government goes into emergency mode to deal with Coronavirus

The Government is managing the Coronavirus crisis using the same procedures it would a  natural disaster or terrorism emergency. This comes as its top economic...

At Winston Peters’ request …

Winston Peters has asked POLITIK to “print” what he says was the Prime Minister “refuting” the suggestion in yesterday’s article that she would not...

Ardern won’t say whether she trusts Peters

The referral of NZ First, first by the Electoral Commission to the Police and then by them to the Serious Fraud Office over potential...

NZ First outflanks National in Northland

Now that Shane Jones has confirmed that he will be standing for Northland in the election, the future of Auckland port becomes even more...

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