Homeless wintry dreary nights are a National shame

Priyanca Radhakrishnan Election campaign billboards are up across the country, indicating that we are less than two months away from a General Election. Early voting starts on September 11 and the country will elect a new Government on September 23, 2017. This year I am Labour’s candidate for the marginal seat of Maungakiekie. The Maungakiekie electorate includes the suburbs of…

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Anne Pala gets NZ First nomination for Kelston

Winston Peters Community Development consultant and company director Anne Degia-Pala is New Zealand First’s candidate to contest the Kelston seat in the General Election. Anne has called Kelston home for 30 years and is passionate about her community and her country. She is well known and respected across the electorate for her work with women, children and Kelston’s diverse ethnic…

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Industrial training provides career boost

Louise Upston Across my portfolios of Corrections, Associate Education, Associate Primary Industries and Associate Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment, there is a topic about which I am passionate. That is expanding the pipeline of people into employment and training. We have a skills shortage in New Zealand. I believe that by expanding this pipeline we can make a significant contribution…

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