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About the same.
23% (51 votes)
Better off.
22% (47 votes)
Much worse off.
20% (44 votes)
Much better off.
19% (42 votes)
Worse off.
16% (34 votes)
Total voters: 218

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KiwiRail

Govt decides against Clifford Bay

Transport Minister Gerry Brownlee says Govt decides not to proceed with new NZ$525 mln Clifford Bay terminal; Picton upgrade seen more viable

Party Policies - Transport - Rail Freight

Election 2011 - Party Policies - Transport - Rail Freight

Party Policies - Transport - Passenger Rail

Election 2011 - Party Policies - Transport - Passenger Rail

Govt plans NZ$17 bln infrastructure spend

Quakes won't deter govt on nationwide infrastructure plan; Will spend NZ$17b in next 4 yrs on top of NZ$5.5b quake cash

'Govt to review rail line to Northland'

Updated
Kiwirail to announce review of Northland line next year, Joyce's office says

Steve Joyce: $1 billion expenditure

Electrification is a dumb idea

Bernard Hickey comments on the government's plan to spend hundreds of millions of dollars on electrifying Auckland's train lines.

Taxpayer splurges on electric train

Kiwirail worthless, ACC broke