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Bryce Edwards says the "First Baby" effect, solid management of Labour's first 100 days and a successful Waitangi celebration are behind Labour's poll bounce.

New poll will have sharp impact on National's leadership race, Edwards says

Tue 20 Feb 22

Labour enjoys baby and BBQ bump in latest 1 News-Colmar Brunton survey.

It is clear whom Housing Minister Phil Twyford blames for the housing crisis, but past Labour governments share it too.

Voters will decide if poverty plan works

Thu 15 Feb 7

Opinion: By 2020 they will know whether the government is serious about poverty and housing.

How do NZ First and the Greens escape Labour's long shadow?

Seeking sunshine behind Ardern shadow

Tue 13 Feb

Opinion: The government needs to keep coalition partners distinct in the public eye.

Green Party co-leader James Shaw says his party is not an enthusiastic support of the law.

Uneasy support for waka-jumping law

Mon 12 Feb 2

Waka-jumping legislation the price paid for MMP government.

Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern made her most important speech at Waitangi. (Photo: RNZ)

The real political controversy of Waitangi 2018

Fri 9 Feb 20

Political Roundup: A new approach means directing resources and solutions to poor Maori “because they are poor” rather than “because they are Maori."

Trade Minister David Parker says the importance of the deal has increased as the WTO had come under attack. (Photo: Rob Hosking)

David Parker argues case for trade deal

Fri 9 Feb 3

Parker warns WTO protection might end within the year.


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