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The Daily Blog Open Mic – Tuesday 19th September 2017

By   /  September 19, 2017  /  Most Recent Blogs, The Daily Gallery  /  2 Comments

Announce protest actions, general chit chat or give your opinion on issues we haven’t covered for the day.

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Shortage of senior doctors at Nelson Marlborough DHB part of wider pattern – ASMS

By   /  September 18, 2017  /  Most Recent Blogs, Raw News feed  /  1 Comment

A survey of senior doctors at Nelson Marlborough District Health Board has revealed a shortage of specialists nearly two and a half times larger than the number of vacancies officially recorded, says Ian Powell, Executive Director of the Association of Salaried Medical Specialists (ASMS). This follows a similar survey of senior doctors at Capital & […]

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Party policy score cards – CPAG

By   /  September 18, 2017  /  Most Recent Blogs, Raw News feed  /  No Comments

  Throughout 2017 Child Poverty Action Group has been demanding real and significant action on improving low incomes and poor quality and unaffordable housing, which would see a reduction in child poverty and poverty-related hospital admissions. We need to see action on these issues from ALL political parties. To make it easier to see where […]

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PEOPLE ARE DYING CANNABIS REFORM MUST BE HIGH PRIORITY – TOP

By   /  September 18, 2017  /  Most Recent Blogs, Raw News feed  /  No Comments

The Opportunities Party will make cannabis reform a high priority if elected to Parliament, and calls on all other Parties to do the same.   With at least twenty deaths linked to synthetic cannabis in the past three months it is past time for the country to deal with what the Dominion Post describes as […]

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Political Caption Competition

By   /  September 18, 2017  /  Most Recent Blogs, The Daily Gallery  /  8 Comments

“And then after you’ve been spanked on the naked bottom 3 times by each member of the ACT Executive, you can become a candidate, it’s all very above board.” David Seymour explains the inner workings of his Party to a concerned candidate.

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The Daily Blog Open Mic – Monday 18th September 2017

By   /  September 18, 2017  /  Most Recent Blogs, The Daily Gallery  /  11 Comments

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GUEST BLOG: Willie Jackson – URGENT: Maori and youth voters being abused by Electoral Commission staff – KNOW YOUR VOTING RIGHTS!

By   /  September 17, 2017  /  Guest Blogs + Sponsored Posts, Most Recent Blogs  /  20 Comments

In 2017, I will not tolerate any attempt to rob Maori or young people of their right to vote because of a incompetence and ignorance at our electoral booths.

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BREAKING: ELECTORAL COMMISSION UNDERMINING OF MAORI RIGHTS – COMPLAINTS NATIONWIDE

By   /  September 17, 2017  /  Most Recent Blogs, Raw News feed  /  7 Comments

Only a week into early voting, complaints have been laid with the Electoral Commission about misinformation being provided to Maori electors, causing confusion and non-voting amongst Maori electors and refreshing previous claims of deliberate sabotage by polling booth staff of Maori votes. Veronica Tawhai, a Maori politics lecturer and citizenship educator at Massey University, has […]

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Political Caption Competition

By   /  September 17, 2017  /  Most Recent Blogs, The Daily Gallery  /  6 Comments

Once again it will require red and green to solve a blue problem

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The Daily Blog Open Mic – Sunday 17th September 2017

By   /  September 17, 2017  /  Most Recent Blogs, The Daily Gallery  /  13 Comments

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16 Political Decisions that show National don’t care about the environment

By   /  September 16, 2017  /  Most Recent Blogs, The Daily Gallery  /  4 Comments

16 Political Decisions that show National don’t care about the environment

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Jacinda Ardern – Setting the record straight on National’s tax scaremongering

By   /  September 16, 2017  /  Guest Blogs + Sponsored Posts, Most Recent Blogs  /  31 Comments

Jacinda Ardern – Setting the record straight on National’s tax scaremongering

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Political Caption Competition

By   /  September 16, 2017  /  Most Recent Blogs, The Daily Gallery  /  8 Comments

Why Young Nats are virgins into their mid 20s

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The Daily Blog Open Mic – Saturday 16th September 2017

By   /  September 16, 2017  /  Most Recent Blogs, The Daily Gallery  /  20 Comments

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Disgraceful description of health and safety as “overkill” – CTU

By   /  September 16, 2017  /  Most Recent Blogs, Raw News feed  /  1 Comment

The Council of Trade Unions is appalled that an Auckland accounting business has described health and safety as “overkill”. Reckon Accounting has published a survey today, which claims health and safety is a “compliance” that takes focus away from “core business”. “When 34 people have been killed at work this year, it’s a particularly poor […]

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Harsh punishments on sole parents fuel child poverty – Child Poverty Action Group

By   /  September 16, 2017  /  Most Recent Blogs, Raw News feed  /  1 Comment

Child Poverty Action Group (CPAG) says that urgently removing Sections 176, 177, 178 from the Social Security Legislation Rewrite Bill and extending the In-Work Tax Credit portion of Working for Families to all children irrespective of their parents’ hours of work are critical moves an incoming Government must make to ensure the wellbeing of all […]

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