Posted by LabourVoices · February 17, 2017 11:32 AM
Regional New Zealand is being left out of the growing economy. The Gisborne/Hawke’s Bay region has the highest unemployment rate in the country. Nearly one in five working age adults in Gisborne region are currently on benefits, at a cost of more than $80m a year.
Posted by Andrew Little · February 02, 2017 4:57 PM
This afternoon, Bill English delivered what was supposed to be his first major speech as Prime Minister. But instead we got a skinny version of a Labour policy, and no new ideas for the biggest challenges facing New Zealand.
Posted by Dan Rosewarne · January 30, 2017 5:55 PM
Like many other Kiwis around the country, I sat down to watch Andrew Little deliver his State of the Nation speech yesterday and hear his vision for a more prosperous, progressive and equal New Zealand.