Tagged: NZ Election 2014

Quote of the Day: Garner on the Greens - The Dismal Science

William Taylor Oct 04, 2014

Duncan Garner is a bit of a stirrer, but he pulled out some interesting numbers in his article yesterday arguing the Greens should move to the centre: The Greens talk poverty and social justice, but the poor aren’t listening – and they’re certainly not voting for them. Look at these telling statistics from the poorest electorates in […] … Read More

Labour’s alternative budget - The Dismal Science

Matt Nolan May 14, 2014

I suppose that this was Labour’s alternative budget.  They’ve taken the policy documents they’ve put together recently and stuck them together in a blog post.  Fair enough, it is a good idea to put together policy documents so why not – I really like the idea of detailed policy documents by the opposition as well, […] … Read More

ACT’s alternative budget - The Dismal Science

Matt Nolan May 14, 2014

As of now I’ve only seen one alternative budget come out prior to Thursday’s Budget – the ACT party’s one (Stuff,NBR).  Good on them for releasing an alternative budget, I like to see that sort of thing. However, I have to admit I was a little more than ‘very disappointed’ with the quality of the […] … Read More

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