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TODAY’S TOP SCOOPS
Public Money Not For Pro-GE Lobbying – Greens
TODAY’S GE BUNFIGHT IN FULL:
Keith Rankin: A Cornucopia Of Coalition Combinations
She’s A Hard Road Running The Perfect Campaign
Tube Talk: The Ice-Cool Instinct Of Kim Hill
Howard’s End: Calling Young Westland Entrepreneurs
Poll Watch: Fitzsimons Lags In Coromandel
EPMU Poll Gives Labour The Edge In Waitakere
ZZZZzzzzt Scoop Feedback
Women Of ACT Offensive To Women
Big News: Good Lord Indeed
Conservative Christian Credentials Questioned
Ron Ellison: Conventional Wisdom
Not Important?: War On Organised Labour
Katya Rivas

CAMPAIGN 2002
The People’s Poet Vs. The Prime Minister
The Economy Is Election Issue #1 – Business
Put Social Justice First, CTU Asks Greens
Be Careful What You Vote For, AA Warns
The Young & Write-shuss Know Who They’re Voting For
We Shall Overcome The Night Before
The Greens’ Two Heads At Odds – Blue Greens
Hold The Red Tape – Prebble’s Plea For Small Business
Winston’s Fixing Our House
A Prince Among Biosecurity Polices
Libertarianz Shake A Fist At Big Govt


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Public Money Not For Pro-GE Lobbying – Greens

- Crown Research Institutes should have better uses for taxpayer money than helping to pay for pro-GE ads, a spin hotline and pro-GE election kits for candidates, the Green Party said today. See... CRIs Buy Into Pro-GE Election Lobbying [1]


[1] - http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/PA0207/S00671.htm


TODAY’S GE BUNFIGHT IN FULL:

- Assn Of CRIs - Public Good [1] - Life Sciences - Criticism of its funding sources rejected [2] - PSRG - Life Science Network Advertisement [3] - GE FREE NZ - Public funding of GE ads "Unacceptable" [4]


[1] - http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/PO0207/S00257.htm
[2] - http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/PO0207/S00258.htm
[3] - http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/PO0207/S00255.htm
[4] - http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/PO0207/S00253.htm


Keith Rankin: A Cornucopia Of Coalition Combinations

- What are some of the plausible (though not necessarily probable) configurations of parties in the new Parliament and their implications for Government? How safe are the senior politicians of National and Labour? See... Keith Rankin: Permutations and Combinations [1]


[1] - http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/HL0207/S00181.htm


She’s A Hard Road Running The Perfect Campaign

- But I’ve been inspired by the hard work I’ve seen in every part of New Zealand over the past several weeks by candidates, their support teams and rank and file party members. See... Campaign Closing Speech - Bill English [1]


[1] - http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/PA0207/S00679.htm


Tube Talk: The Ice-Cool Instinct Of Kim Hill

- Amid the mindless crap generated by politicians during election time, it’s nice to know there are two tireless troupers fighting for good tube time. See... Tube Talk: Kim And Kiefer Keep It Real [1]


[1] - http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/HL0207/S00187.htm


Howard’s End: Calling Young Westland Entrepreneurs

- A business plan competition with $43,000 in prize-money aimed at 16-24 year-olds, is about to get underway in Westland District on the West Coast. Maree Howard writes. See... Howard’s End: Calling Young Westland Entrepreneurs [1]


[1] - http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/HL0207/S00189.htm


Poll Watch: Fitzsimons Lags In Coromandel

- A Waikato Times Versus V-Poll published today shows Green Party Co-Leader Jeanette Fitzsimons running third in the race for her Coromandel electorate. The poll of 453 voters has a margin of error of plus or minus 4.6 per cent. See... Poll Watch: National Ahead In Coromandel [1]


[1] - http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/HL0207/S00188.htm


EPMU Poll Gives Labour The Edge In Waitakere

- The crucial Waitakere seat in Auckland – where Alliance Party Leader Laila Harre is hoping to win a place in Parliament for her party - is leaning towards Labour according to a poll commissioned by the Engineers Printing and Manufacturers Union. See... Poll Watch: Waitakere Leaning Towards Labour [1]


[1] - http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/HL0207/S00180.htm


ZZZZzzzzt Scoop Feedback

- In This Edition: A Small Grower’s Perspective On GE Dangers - The Injustice of the Paid Parental Leave Bill - Re: The Terry & Guy Show - A Labour Truism Perhaps See... Scoop Feedback: A Grower Speaks Up On GE [1]


[1] - http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/HL0207/S00186.htm


Women Of ACT Offensive To Women

- Women’s Refuge has called for an apology and a retraction from the ACT party, in a complaint that was filed with the Advertising Standards Authority, the Human Rights Commission, and the Electoral Commission today concerning statements about ‘solo mothers’. See... Women’s Refuge Complaint About ACT Party Leaflet [1]


[1] - http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/PO0207/S00246.htm


Big News: Good Lord Indeed

- Peter Dunne must be happy. People are taking notice of him now that he may have power in the formation of the next coalition. United Future has stunned everyone by polling more than 6 percent. See... Big News: Stdunned! [1]


[1] - http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/HL0207/S00185.htm


Conservative Christian Credentials Questioned

- United Future leader Peter Dunne claims to be pro family. Yet his voting record says otherwise. See... Peter Has Dunne With Family Values [1]


[1] - http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/PO0207/S00245.htm


Ron Ellison: Conventional Wisdom

- Back in March we wrote about Latin America and the Argentine crisis. Conventional wisdom at the time, a point we questioned even then, held that the risk to the region from Argentine contagion was non-existent. See... Ron Ellison: Conventional Wisdom [1]


[1] - http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/HL0207/S00184.htm


Not Important?: War On Organised Labour

- During the 2000 presidential election, Republicans held their convention in Philadelphia and did something very un-Republican. They invited Jimmy Hoffa Jr. to their party and treated him like a star. See... Not Important? Think Again - 25 July 2002 [1]


[1] - http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/HL0207/S00183.htm


Katya Rivas

- My little one, what looks of love we exchanged today at the altar of our commitment. If your eyes did not see it, I know that your soul was able to perceive the number of angels that witnessed that encounter. See... Katya Rivas: Latent Atheism [1]


[1] - http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/HL0207/S00182.htm

CAMPAIGN 2002


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The People’s Poet Vs. The Prime Minister

- Wellington Central Alliance candidate and political bard Robert Reid finished his campaign in style last night. See... Beware The Prime Minister … [1]


[1] - http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/PO0207/S00249.htm


The Economy Is Election Issue #1 – Business

- A quick fire last minute poll of businesses in the Auckland region has re-affirmed overwhelming support for economic growth as the number one election issue. See... Vote To 'Make The Boat Go Faster' [1]


[1] - http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/PO0207/S00251.htm


Put Social Justice First, CTU Asks Greens

- “It would be a pity if the Green Party position on the GE issue denies it the opportunity to play a constructive role in the next Government,” Council of Trade Unions president Ross Wilson said today. See... Don’t Sacrifice Social Justice, CTU Asks Greens [1]


[1] - http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/PO0207/S00259.htm


Be Careful What You Vote For, AA Warns

- “People have taken Transport for granted up to now in the election, but they could wake up to a major change in the way they run their lives if they are not careful with their vote,” the AA’s Motoring Policy Manager Jayne Gale warned today. See... Transport Key Issue On Saturday, Says AA [1]


[1] - http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/PO0207/S00250.htm


The Young & Write-shuss Know Who They’re Voting For

- This Saturday New Zealanders get to choose their future. On election day the side-shows over Paintings and Corn will be forgotten and New Zealanders will look at the real issues that are affecting them and their children. See... The New Write 24/7/2002 [1]


[1] - http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/PO0207/S00252.htm


We Shall Overcome The Night Before

- Green MP Nandor Tanczos today urged all New Zealanders to make sure they voted on Saturday, saying a hard night before or cold weather was no excuse to stay indoors or in bed. See... Vote: Rain, Hail, Shine, Or Hangover [1]


[1] - http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/PA0207/S00678.htm


The Greens’ Two Heads At Odds – Blue Greens

- "Rod Donald has let the GM moratorium out of the Green Party's bag, with his reminder this morning that the Greens are seeking only a three-year extension of the existing moratorium." This today from Terry Dunleavy, national convener of Bluegreens, which tenders independent advice to the National Party on environment and heritage issues. See... Greens Let The Moratorium Cat Out Of The Bag [1]


[1] - http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/PO0207/S00247.htm


Hold The Red Tape – Prebble’s Plea For Small Business

- The Labour government has made a sustained attack on small business. Since Labour took office, thousands of dollars in compliance costs have been added to the average small business, and driven many to the wall. See... Small Business Under Attack from Labour [1] . See also... First World Economy for a First World Education [2]


[1] - http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/PA0207/S00676.htm
[2] - http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/PA0207/S00667.htm


Winston’s Fixing Our House

- “If a house be divided against itself, that house cannot stand” There are powerful forces at work that threaten our house, New Zealand. New Zealand First’s campaign has been about these forces, the things dividing our country, and what needs to be done to fix them. See... A House Divided - Winston Peters Speech [1]


[1] - http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/PA0207/S00673.htm


A Prince Among Biosecurity Polices

- Green Biosecurity Spokesperson Ian Ewen-Street today said the Green biosecurity policy was by far the strongest and most comprehensive of all the political parties. See... Green Biosecurity Policy Sets The Standard [1]


[1] - http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/PA0207/S00669.htm


Libertarianz Shake A Fist At Big Govt

- Russell Watkins and the Libertarianz say they have got big plans for Big Government - "they want to stamp out big government, big time! And in your lifetime." They plan, they say, "to get politicians out of your face, out of your pocket, and out of your life - for good!" See... Libertarianz Have Got Plans For Big Government [1]


[1] - http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/PO0207/S00256.htm

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