Special lunch guest at Botany

It’s not every day that the Prime Minister, Bill English taps you on the shoulder and wants to know how you are doing. There was...

Growing pains for Hunua

Running as an Independent candidate for Hunua, it's not immediately obvious where Ian Cummings sits on the political scale. "Definitely not left...I'm a conservative as...

Better infrastructure for Hunua – Bayly

National MP Andrew Bayly says ensuring the Hunua electorate gets its fair share of infrastructure and resources is top of his priorities list. Bayly, who...

Former PM presents challenge coin to Baljit Kaur

It's not very often that a former Prime Minister calls on an upcoming politician to tell her that he sees great potential. Labour candidate for...

Kang cleared of bribery

The Electoral Commission has cleared Maori Party candidate Wetex Kang of a bribery allegation. Maori party president Tukoroirangi Morgan  accused the New Zealand Herald “beefed...

Advance voting starts on Monday

Voting in the 2017 General Election kicks off in earnest on Monday September 11 when advance voting places open, and will go through until...

Damian Light is the new United Future party leader

United Future has a new leader – and it’s one of our very own. Botany candidate Damian Light has been appointed new leader following the...

Kang quiet on commission investigation

Wetex Kang, the Maori Party candidate standing in the Botany electorate in the General Election this month, is not commenting about allegations he offered...

Cut red tape now: Smith

Red tape is strangling business and growth and needs a massive shake-up, according to Anthony Smith, the ACT Party candidate for Hunua “Businesses at all...

Kelly: Enough is enough

Businesswoman Suzanne Kelly’s warm demeanour masks a very real anger at a Government she feels has done its dash. A sensible mum of three with...


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