Press conference on leaky building syndrome today
Press conference on leaky building syndrome
Finance Minister Michael Cullen will hold a press
conference in his office – 7.6 The Beehive – at 4pm today to
announce government moves to assist homeowners affected by
leaky building syndrome.
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Child Poverty Monitor: Food Poverty Due To Inadequate Income, Housing Cost
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