Prime Minister Welcomes Ruling
MONDAY 28 JUNE 1999
Prime Minister Jenny Shipley today welcomed the Speaker's
decision to dismiss the complaint Labour had attempted to
"The Government is getting on with the job of
improving New Zealanders' prosperity.
"We are focused on
the big issues that New Zealanders care about and we won't
be side-tracked by petty politics in Parliament," Mrs
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Charlotte Graham: Empowering Communities To Act In A Disaster
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