NZ POLITICS DAILY: April 16 2014
National and Oravida
Tracy Watkins (Stuff): Judith Collins dubbed 'minister of corruption'
Duncan Garner (RadioLive): How much longer can Collins be a minister?
John Armstrong (Herald): Crusher bares fangs as Peters fires barbs
Matthew Beveridge: Judith Collins, hide and seek, the media and social media
Michael Fox and Tracy Watkins (Stuff): Peters stirs pot over Collins' dinner date
Martyn Bradbury (Daily blog): National drowning in an ocean of poisoned milk
Greg Presland (The Standard): Collins under fire
Tracy Watkins (Stuff): John Key OK with photo on Oravida ad
No Right Turn: Touting for the donors
Radio NZ: PM's photo in Oravida advert
Martyn Bradbury (Daily Blog): Why won’t Judith Collins identify who the Chinese ‘bureaucrat’ is?
Juliette Sivertsen (Newstalk ZB): Collins' Oravida agenda questioned
Michael Fox and Tracy Watkins (Stuff): More trouble for Judith Collins over Oravida
Laura McQuillan (Newstalk ZB): Collins goes on the attack
Laura McQuillan (Newstalk ZB): Opposition turns up heat on Judith Collins
Peter Wilson (Newswire): Peters promises more evidence in Oravida scandal
Adam Bennett (Herald): Collins' date followed firm's plea for help
Felix Marwick (Newstalk ZB): Cunliffe concerned at Key's Oravida relationship
Patrick Gower (TV3): Oravida requested NZ Govt work on Chinese border control
3 News Online Staff (TV3): PM's picture appears in Oravida ad
Laura McQuillan (Newstalk ZB): PM believes Oravida fine using his image in ad
Michael Fox (Stuff): Gloves come off in Parliament
Rob Salmond (Polity): Collins: The charade is getting silly
John Key’s fundraising
Maiki Sherman (Maori TV): John Key the star attraction at Māori Party fundraiser
John Armstrong (Herald): Is the Maori Party now in debt to National?
Claire Trevett (Herald): PM: No strings attached to Maori Party dinner
Morgan Godfery (Maui St): Our double reality: on being Maori and being political
Waatea News: Key fundraiser unjustifiable
Felix Marwick (Newstalk ZB): PM says dinner isn't a guarantee
Martyn Bradbury (Daily Blog): Comparing Maori Party $5000 per ticket John Key Fundraiser at sexist Northern Club to MANA’s Internet Party alliance
Laura McQuillan (Newstalk ZB): Maori Party's John Key fundraiser 'worse than cup of tea'
Dan Satherley (TV3): Key defends Maori Party fundraiser
Simon Wong (TV3): PM: ACT fundraising appearance not a cup of tea
Laura McQuillan (Newstalk ZB): Parties defend Key's support
Greg Presland (The Standard): Kia kaha Native Affairs
Corin Dann (TVNZ): PM won't debate Cunliffe over housing
Laura McQuillan (Newstalk ZB): Key challenges Cunliffe to housing debate
Martyn Bradbury (Daily Blog): David vs Goliath – Key chickens out!
Vernon Small (Stuff): No debates until campaign starts: Key
Duncan Garner (RadioLVIE): Too many immigrants, not enough houses
Rob Salmond (Polity): Wimp.
Greg Presland (The Standard): Chicken
Audrey Young (Herald): Budget may ease size regulations for home builders
Simon Collins (Herald): 'Cave' people first in for govt housing
Claire Trevett (Herald): David Cunliffe denies claims he is 'running scared'
Labour’s trucking policy
Michael Fox (Stuff): Labour targets transport policy
Isaac Davison (Herald): Labour plans to ban trucks from fast lane
Radio NZ: Labour would keep trucks in slow lane
Felix Marwick (Newstalk ZB): Labour dismisses trucking policy critics
David Farrar (Kiwiblog): Cunliffe says “Truck off”
David Farrar (Kiwiblog): Clustertruck continues
Susan Wood (Newstalk ZB): Susan's Memo: 15 April
Martyn Bradbury (Daily Blog): Claire Trevett shows how biased msm works
Isaac Davison (Herald): Praise, scepticism greet Labour's new transport plans
Scott Yorke (Imperator Fish): A statement from David Cunliffe
Laura McQuillan (Newstalk ZB): Government scoffs at Labour's motorhome policy
No Right Turn: Why Labour will lose the election
Radio NZ: Cunliffe under fire for absence in House
Felix Marwick (Newstalk ZB): Cunliffe's absence questioned
Newstalk ZB Staff (Newstalk ZB): Key calls Cunliffe's absence 'odd'
Matthew Beveridge: David Cunliffe: MIA
Hamish Rutherford (Stuff): A $7500 wage rise by 2018 on the cards
Dan Satherley (TV3): English aims to keep interest rates down
Pattrick Smellie (NBR): Budget to show $10,500 rise in average full-time income over six years to 2018 English
Barry Soper (newstalk ZB): Greens cynical of wage increases
Phil Kitchin (Stuff): ACC to pay compensation in waiver ruling
Martin Johnston (Herald): ACC resumes payments to cut-off clients
Dominion Post: Editorial: ACC still hasn't got privacy message
Southland Times: ACC behaved disgracefully
Radio NZ: Govt questioned over unlawful ACC policy
Stacey Kirk (Stuff): ACC form ruling's 'no big privacy breach'
Phil Kitchin (Stuff): ACC could be forced to destroy files
Chris Trotter (Stuff): Royals embody our heritage and values
The Press: Editorial: Renewal of a close royal tie
Newswire: PM's dinner with royals 'very enjoyable'
Barry Soper (Newstalk ZB): The Soap Box: The public-funded private party
Gordon Campbell (Scoop): On royalty and its tourism spin-offs
Savage (Herald): Now is the hour to make head of state our own
Radio NZ: Crown pushes to keep Dotcom orders
Vernon Small (Stuff): MP, Internet Party call off talks
Adam Bennett (Herald): Mystery MP ends discussions with Internet Party
David Farrar (Kiwiblog): The MP that never was
Ele Ludemann (Homepaddock): Do we believe him?
Pete George (Your NZ): From Dotcom’s dead cert to dead end
Keeping Stock: Who was it Kim?
Laura McQuillan (Newstalk ZB): Fishing vessel workers' welfare set to improve
Michael Field (Stuff): Fishing pay fight damaging NZ
Liz McDonald (Stuff): Government to sign CBD office contracts
Glenn Conway (Stuff): 'Officials ignore local investors'
Claire Trevett (Herald): 'Father of ACC' dead at 97
Laura McQuillan (Newstalk ZB): Greens have concerns about vulnerable children law
Matthew Backhouse (Herald): Backlash over silver fern ban on Twitter
Simon Hendery (Hawke’s Bay Today): Ruataniwha dam: Resource consents approved
Rebecca Quilliam (Herald): Number of Kiwis born overseas tops 1m
David Farrar (Kiwiblog): Mills has always been Left
Cameron Slater (Wahleoil): Press Release: Regarding certain rumours circulating around a recent assault
Brian Edwards (BEM): Whaleoil dishonestly accuses Helen Clark of dishonesty
Corazon Miller (Newstalk ZB): High Commissioner to the Solomons named
David Kennedy (Local Bodies): EDUCANZ, Professionalism and Politics
Anne Salmond (Herald): Muddying the waters on pollution
Matthew Beveridge: MPs on Twitter: Julie Anne Genter
Audrey Young (Herald): Govt backs TPP to trump Aust-Japan trade deal
Michael Fox (Stuff): Greens open to talks with Mana
Felix Marwick (Newstalk ZB): Electoral law reform hitting Labour in the wallet
Richard Shaw (Stuff): Has democracy taken a dive?
The Press: Business must lift its game
Brendan Manning (Herald): Act Party announces deputy leader
Tim Selwyn (Daily Blog): UNbelieved – the true racism of NZ