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Twyford dismisses Bridges' claim fuel tax ban made 'on the hoof’

Transport Minister clarifies what 'she said and he said.'

Andrew Bevin Thu, 25 Oct 2018

Transport Minister Phil Twyford has today defended Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern's announcement yesterday that there will be no new regional fuel taxes anywhere while she is prime minister.

The statement led to National leader Simon Bridges welcoming what he called a "back down" on regional fuel

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Andrew Bevin Thu, 25 Oct 2018
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