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Posts Tagged ‘ election 2008 ’

Election anarchism more than just doing nothing

Nov 25th, 2011 | By | Category: Latest News, News

Voting gives three year contract from which MPs can’t be sacked.



Brash, Hager slam media lack of election analysis

Nov 8th, 2008 | By | Category: Latest News, News

Last minute election scandals popping up in the media prompted NewsWire political reporter PAUL McBETH to look at the ethics of campaign coverage.

He found ready critics in Don Brash, Nicky Hager and Mediawatch’s Colin Peacock.



NewsWire makes its Cabinet picks

Nov 7th, 2008 | By | Category: Featured Article, Features

NewsWire’s resident political pundit PAUL McBETH joins the chorus of picks for Cabinet places.



How Maori have gained real electoral power – and what it means

Nov 5th, 2008 | By | Category: Featured Article, Features

Four years after forming, the Maori Party could decide how our next government is formed. HINANO ANDREWS looks at its history.



The Greens are pushing for expat votes in UK and Oz

Nov 5th, 2008 | By | Category: Featured Article, Features

The Green Party is blitzing London as it looks off-shore to boost its polling. PAUL McBETH looks at the hidden battle lines in the election.



Our analysis: what it would take for a change of government

Nov 4th, 2008 | By | Category: Featured Article, Features

Current polling has National sleep-walking to victory, but PAUL McBETH’s analysis shows it will be much closer than you think.



Peter Dunne denies bribes-for-policy charge

Nov 3rd, 2008 | By | Category: Latest News, News

Peter Dunne fronts up about charges of political corruption.



Drugs cause confusion between parties on left and right

Oct 20th, 2008 | By | Category: Features, News

POLITICAL parties cop a lot of flak for their policies – but at the Northland candidates meeting they were accused of creating drug addicts, reports AARON CASKEY.



Orange Guy and Bebo team up to get to young voters

Oct 17th, 2008 | By | Category: Featured Article, Features

The Electoral Enrolment Centre’s strategy of turning to social networks to get to un-enrolled young voters pays off, reports PAUL McBETH.



Bebo to haul in Maori, youth voters

Sep 3rd, 2008 | By | Category: Latest News, News

Social networks will be used to enrol ‘missing’ voters.