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6 Top Tweets about Andrew Little's #sotn16

We're a little biased, but we reckon 3 years free post-school study across a person’s lifetime is pretty great. And lots of people seem to agree with us too. Check out six top tweets about Andrew Little's State of the Nation.

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Andrew Little's State of the Nation Speech 2016

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Jacinda, thank you so much for that kind introduction. It’s a pleasure to be introduced by the next MP for Auckland Central.

Can I also acknowledge our Labour Caucus, including our deputy Annette King and finance spokesperson Grant Robertson.

I’d also like to acknowledge Phil Goff.

It’s funny, Phil seems to be at every gathering in Auckland with more than three people for some reason.

Phil, this is going to be a big year for Auckland, and I know you’ll do a fantastic job as Mayor.

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Labour's Working Futures Plan

Labour’s Working Futures Plan will provide three years of free post-school education across a person’s life so New Zealanders can thrive in the 21st century economy.

The nature of work is changing constantly. To compete into the future and seize opportunities as they arise we need one of the best educated workforces in the world.

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Andrew Little On the TPPA

I make no apology for taking the issue of the TPPA and its impact on New Zealand seriously, and approaching it with caution.

There’s been robust debate about it among the Labour caucus, as there should be with any issue likely to have a major impact on the country.

Labour is a party of free trade. This isn’t a product of the last couple of high profile trade ministers in Labour governments. It goes back the full 80 years since we first formed a government. We have always championed the cause of better access to markets and free trade. We are a nation heavily dependent on exporting. It’s how we produce a large chunk of our wealth and generate jobs.

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