SSC to seek answers on IRD survey
Minister of State Services Chris Hipkins has today asked
the State Services Commissioner Peter Hughes to examine
IRD’s reported inappropriate use of a public survey.
“I was concerned to read in the media that a survey by
IRD included political questions,” Chris Hipkins said.
“I suspect it was an error of judgement, but I
have asked Mr Hughes to follow up with IRD.
political neutrality of the public service is paramount and
I want to ensure that the message is reinforced,” Chris
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