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Banks makes campaign speech at Nats' conference

Banks makes campaign speech at Nats' conference
Auckland, July 17 NZPA - Auckland Mayor John Banks opened National's annual conference today with a campaign speech -- about himself. Mr Banks is a contender for mayor of the new super city council which will be elected in October.

Controversial North Shore mayor to contest super city vote

Controversial North Shore mayor to contest super city vote
Auckland, July 10 NZPA - Controversial North Shore mayor Andrew Williams will contest the mayoralty for the new Auckland super city later this year. Mr Williams, 51, opened his campaign with criticisms of the two main contenders, Auckland mayor John Banks and Manukau mayor Len Brown.

Govt and ARC heading for "party central" showdown

Govt and ARC heading for "party central" showdown
NZPA political reporters Wellington, July 9 NZPA - The Government and Auckland Regional Council are heading for a showdown over the unravelled plans for a Rugby World Cup "party central" venue in the city.

Auckland's "party central" plans in chaos

Auckland's "party central" plans in chaos
Wellington, July 8 NZPA - Plans for a Rugby World Cup "party central" in Auckland were in chaos tonight as a stoush between the Government and the city's local authorities worsened.

$240,000 salary set for super city mayor

Wellington, June 24 NZPA - If Auckland Mayor John Banks manages to win the super city mayoralty in October he can expect a pay rise of almost $80,000.

$240,000 salary set for super city mayor

Wellington, June 24 NZPA - If Auckland Mayor John Banks manages to win the super city mayoralty in October he can expect a pay rise of almost $80,000.

Jones unlikely to be only one who watched porn - Boag

Jones unlikely to be only one who watched porn - Boag
Wellington, June 13 NZPA - A former president of the National Party says Labour's Shane Jones isn't likely to have been the only MP or minister who has watched porn movies.

Mixed reaction to reform of Auckland's governance

Mixed reaction to reform of Auckland's governance
Auckland, May 24 NZPA - The final legislation covering the reform of Auckland's local governance has received a mixed reaction from the city's mayors and business organisations.

National Government caused leaky homes - Goff

National Government caused leaky homes - Goff
Wellington, May 18 NZPA - Labour leader Phil Goff admits not enough was done under his party was in government to fix the leaky home problem, but says the crisis only happened because of changes a National administration made.

Lawyer advising leaky home clients against taking package

Lawyer advising leaky home clients against taking package
Wellington, May 18 NZPA - The package to help fix leaky homes is not good enough, a lawyer for leaky home owners says. Paul Grimshaw, of Grimshaw and Co, will advise his clients to continue with litigation, Radio New Zealand reported.

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