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From Front Page a New Political Current Affairs Show

From Front Page a New Political Current Affairs Show

Sean Plunket is Back 9 30 pm this Friday on Prime

It's one of the BIG election issues and this Fridaynight on Prime, Sean will chair what is certain to be a key election debate.

Social Development Minister Paula Bennett will confront Green Co-Leader Metiria Turei on inequality and poverty in NZ. They will be joined by two experts with very different perspectives, Alan Johnson from the Salvation Army, author of The Growing Divide. A State of the Nation Report from the Salvation Army 2012 . And from the faith based Venn Foundation we have its CEO, Greg Fleming, the former CEO of the Maxim Institute.

This will be the first of a series of weekly debates running right through the election --- and after. We have some of the country's top politicians lined up and with Sean's extensive experience chairing election debate broadcasts, these are going to be must see shows.

And we'll have a different way for you to win a book each week!
You can also catch up with us on Facebook.

And very shortly we'll be going live with a new political news website.


"PRIME TIME WITH SEAN PLUNKET"
FRIDAYS 9.30 P.M.


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Election Day: Make Sure You're A Part Of It!

Saturday 20 September, is election day, and New Zealanders’ last chance to have a say on who leads the country for the next three years.

“The people and parties we elect tomorrow will be making the decisions that affect us, our families and our communities,” says Robert Peden, Chief Electoral Officer. “It doesn’t get much more important than that, and we need all New Zealanders to use their voice and vote.”

Voting places will be open from 9.00am until 7.00pm on election day. The busiest time at voting places is usually 9.00am - 11.00am.

“Take your EasyVote card with you when you go to vote, as it will make voting faster and easier, and vote close to home if you can. But don’t worry if you forget your card, or didn’t receive one, because as long as you are enrolled to vote, your voice will be heard,” says Mr Peden. More>>

 

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