Wellington, May 12 NZPA - Christine Rankin is the wrong person to be appointed to the Families Commission, as she is divisive, has a troubled record and is unrepresentative, Labour leader Phil Goff said today.
Wellington, April 3 NZPA - The Greens are seething over how the Government handled the closing of legal loophole concerning sex offenders, saying it used dishonest politics to get a law change through at super fast speed.
Wellington, March 27 NZPA - The Labour Party says it will support a law change that is being planned by the Government to stop the Remuneration Authority giving pay rises to people who don't want them.
Wellington, March 19 NZPA - The Green Party is questioning the reliability of a poll which showed most people want a change to the law that bans smacking.
The survey, released yesterday, was followed today by an ACT Party MP announcing he had drafted a member's bill to amend the law.