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Health Minister David Clark rushed back to say the nurses' strike was an “operational” matter.

How the Coalition made itself look heartless

Wed 18 Jul 12

Opinion: Ministers need to manage issues better.

New Zealand’s zero carbon bill: much ado about methane

WEEKEND REVIEW Sat 14 Jul 29

New Zealand could become the first country in the world to put a price on greenhouse gas emissions from agriculture.

Defence Minister Ron Mark says too many past procurement decisions have been wrong.

NZ First aims to end long-standing 'free rider' defence strategy

Tue 10 Jul 8

Analysis: Defence Minister Ron Mark is committed to making the armed forces more effective in a wider range of roles.

The soy leghaemoglobin-based Impossible Burger was developed with the help of $US250m in R&D, bankrolled by investors including Bill Gates

Existential burger wars

WEEKEND REVIEW Sat 7 Jul 18

There really is a major shift going on in which vegetarian and vegan food practices are in the ascendancy. And it’s very political, taking in Jacinda Ardern's favourite haunt.

Cato Institute's John Early's research formed the basis of 'Freedom and Inequality.'

Voters resent greater income equality

WEEKEND REVIEW Fri 29 Jun 6

Analysis: US research shows lower and middle-income earners increasingly resent that their spending income is the same as those who don't work.

Donald Trump with Chris Liddell at the White House in January 2017. The president has called the New Zealander a "genius."

Potential opening for Liddell as Trump's chief of staff exits

Fri 29 Jun 19

The NBR Rich Lister, who was named deputy chief of staff in March, could be in the frame for the most influential White House role.

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