National

13 Mar 17, 7:36pm
PM English bats away questions on what the govt might do with surplus cash; Tax cuts are just one of the choices it has; Infrastructure, population growth and debt pressures still have front seats
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8 Mar 17, 4:32pm
PM's Wellington rent rise 'success' comment, another olive branch to Peters on Super and tax cuts vs Cullen Fund contributions - Wednesday in Parliament
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7 Mar 17, 10:48am
Generational comparisons not helpful during superannuation debate, PM English says
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15 Feb 17, 3:55pm
Govt building boom claim fueled by 137% rise in building costs since 2004, Labour says; Twyford vs Smith in Parliament take-two
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15 Feb 17, 6:29am
Smith, Twyford & Peters battle over housing figures as consents-to-builds rates, state house building and shortfall estimates are aired in Parliament
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20 Jul 15, 9:38am
PM John Key denies non-resident buyers a major factor in Auckland house prices; says Labour's revelation of data on Chinese sounding names shows desperation; won't work politically
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25 May 15, 9:38pm
PM rejects Andrew Little's claim the Government is being irresponsible by refusing to acknowledge issue with affordability of NZ Super or allow a debate
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11 Mar 15, 9:01pm
Labour's Andrew Little accuses Key of using 'megaphone diplomacy' on the RBNZ over interest rates; Key accuses Labour of hypocrisy
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13 Oct 14, 2:53pm
David Cunliffe withdraws from Labour leadership race; says supports Andrew Little's candidacy; Race left to Robertson, Little, Parker and possibly Shearer
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9 Oct 14, 11:45am
Former union leader and list MP Andrew Little says he will run for Labour leadership
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8 Oct 14, 10:22am
English says council land restrictions worsen poverty; Govt focused on more private sector capital for social housing; Greens call comments "bizarre"
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6 Oct 14, 2:33pm
Key signals big shift towards community-provided social housing from pure state housing in creating 'super group' of housing ministers
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6 Oct 14, 10:56am
PM John Key names new cabinet; Smith gets Environment; Bridges gets Transport; Adams gets Justice; Tolley gets Social Development
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6 Oct 14, 8:49am
Key set to announce new cabinet at 11 am; says new names and portfolios may surprise some, but English and Joyce keep finance and economic roles
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5 Oct 14, 3:05pm
Key announces supply and confidence deal with Maori Party; says monitoring economic impact of Auckland blackout; Sub NZ$5/kg payout my hit budget surplus
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4 Oct 14, 2:27pm
Electoral Commission says National loses 1 seat to go to 60 after counting of special votes; Green up 1 to 14; Other parties unchanged
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2 Oct 14, 9:08am
Labour plans leadership vote through late October, early November; result on Nov 18; Full review due after vote; Meanwhile, caucus eats itself
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30 Sep 14, 1:39pm
Cunliffe accuses 'beltway babes' of plotting 'backroom deals'; Robertson says Cunliffe 'watching too much West Wing'; Parker has no confidence in Cunliffe and position 'untenable
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29 Sep 14, 9:08am
National announces deals with ACT's Seymour and United Future's Dunne as Labour's Robertson bids for leadership
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27 Sep 14, 2:37pm
David Cunliffe resigns as Labour leader, but says will contest wider leadership vote by party members, caucus and unions
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