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Auditor-General right to investigate Maggie Barry allegation

Press Release – New Zealand Taxpayers’ Union

The Taxpayers Union is welcoming the investigation into allegations that Maggie Barry used Parliamentary funding for political party purposes. There is a clear line between the work of Parliamentary staff and those that hold private allegiance …The Taxpayers’ Union is welcoming the investigation into allegations that Maggie Barry used Parliamentary funding for political party purposes.

“There is a clear line between the work of Parliamentary staff and those that hold private allegiance to political parties,” says Taxpayers’ Union Executive Director Jordan Williams.

“Even if there is a perception in Wellington that this happens all the time, Parliament’s credibility depends on the rigorous enforcement of the rules.”

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