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Archive for August, 2014

Christchurch Council Circus … Continued

Press Release – Hugh Pavletich

In 2010 the UK Daily Mail investigated the antics of a major bureaucratically bloated London Local Authority and reported with THE GREAT INERTIA SECTOR . Read more »

The Nation Housing Debate

Press Release – The Nation

Patrick It’s the great Kiwi dream, but is owning the roof over your head now just a pipe dream for many Kiwis? Homeownership is at the lowest level in half a century. National’s answer is to double subsidies to first-home buyers and let them raid their … Read more »

Time to Shine Light on Shadowy Spies

Press Release – Internet MANA

Internet MANA has promised to set up a Royal Commission of Inquiry into New Zealands intelligence agencies, with a view to transferring oversight of spying operations to a new, independent authority. Read more »

Call For Immediate Moratorium On 1080

Press Release – New Zealand First Party

New Zealand First is calling for an immediate moratorium on the use of aerial 1080, and alternative strategies to be put in place, ahead of a total ban on the use of the controversial poison. Spokesperson for Primary Industries Richard Prosser said … Read more »

Evidence against Judith Collins must be protected

Press Release – New Zealand Labour Party

Evidence against Judith Collins must be protected Evidence crucial to any inquiry into actions by Judith Collins and other National ministers and staff must be protected from being destroyed, Labour Leader David Cunliffe says. The State Services Commission … Read more »

Key Holds Emergency Press Conference In Wellington

Article – Jeremy Wilkinson

Nationals senior Minister Judith Collins has resigned from Cabinet because of serious allegations she tried to undermine a senior civil servant through a blog. Read more »

“Far more serious” allegations, says Key, as Collins resigns

Article – BusinessDesk

Aug. 30 (BusinessDesk) – Prime Minister John Key has been handed a cast-iron excuse to rid his government of its troublesome Justice Minister, Judith Collins, using an email supplied anonymously to his office yesterday which appears to show Collins … Read more »

National Party campaign thrown into chaos

Press Release – Green Party

National Party campaign thrown into chaos The National Partys election campaign has been thrown into chaos with the sacking of John Keys minister Judith Collins over dirty politics allegations, Green Party Co-leader Metiria Turei said today. … Read more »

Judith Collins resigns as a Minister

Press Release – New Zealand Government

Judith Collins resigns as a Minister Prime Minister John Key today announced that Hon Judith Collins has resigned from Cabinet. Read more »

Statement from Honourable Judith Collins MP

Press Release – Judith Collins

Statement from Honourable Judith Collins MP This morning I informed the Prime Minister that I am resigning as a Minister from Cabinet. A new allegation has come to light from an email conversation from 2011 between Cameron Slater and others suggesting … Read more »

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