Where's your universal allowance Winston?
Winston Peters has already broken one promise on universal
student allowances no one should believe his new one.
New Zealand First promised a universal allowance in the 1996
coalition document and never delivered. No one believes they
have any intention of delivering it this time,' Alliance
Education spokesperson Liz Gordon said.
First is doing nothing about the causes of student debt.
They are not going to eliminate fees or introduce universal
'While Winston Peters was treasurer average
fees increased by $680 or 26%. Student debt increased by
$1036 million and is still increasing.
'That is what he
gave students when he broke his promise on a universal
allowance. No student should let him have another chance to
break his promises,' Liz Gordon said.
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