Result of today's Members' bills ballot 15/11/12
The following bills were drawn from the Members’ bills
Their introduction will be
announced in the House this
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Max Rashbrooke: On How To Make Government
It’s true that New Zealand scores well on many international rankings of openness... Those findings are all important, and welcome. But we cannot ignore the fact that there are still serious problems.
For a start, those international surveys, while often complimentary, have also pinpointed major weaknesses: political donations are badly regulated, for instance, and appointments to government boards frequently go to those with strong political connections. More>>