Prime Minister John Key (Rob Hosking)

Politics: How MMP has trapped Labour and the Greens

Fri 1 May 8

MMP, a political system vigorously promoted by the New Zealand’s political Left, is playing a big part in the Left’s political failings.


Rob Hosking breaks down the political and economic week that was on NBR Radio, and on-demand on MyNBR Radio.

Green party co-leader Metiria Turei

NBR poll participants give their two cents on MPs’ pay

Thu 19 Mar 1

Taxpayers’ Union is of the opinion that anything that links MPs' remuneration to their performance is a good thing.

Green Party co-leader Metiria Turei

MP remuneration bill passes first reading, despite Greens digging heels in

Wed 18 Mar 7

The bill passed by an overwhelming 106 to 14 under urgency yesterday night with every Green Party MP digging in their heels and voting No.

Russel Norman

Editor's Insight: Did Norman jump before Greens sink further?

Tue 3 Feb 6

Lower oil prices undermine the environmental movement's campaign against fossil fuel.


Subscribe to Greens