Q+A - Sunday 10 August: Epsom, Christchurch Central
Q+A This Week
SUNDAY 10 AUGUST
AT 9.00AM ON TV ONE
The results of our
Q+A Colmar Brunton snap poll in the Epsom Electorate –
who’s taken the lead? Do voters like the deal between
National and ACT?
For the first time, all the leading
candidates for Epsom line up for a debate, hosted by
Rachel Smalley – National’s
Paul Goldsmith, ACT’s David
Seymour, Labour’s Michael Wood,
Green’s Julie Anne Genter and
Conservative’s Christine Rankin.
report by Dita de Boni on the campaign for
Christchurch Central – can Labour win back the former safe
Our panel: Dr Raymond Miller,
Michelle Boag and Tim
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Gordon Campbell: On Labour’s Policy Resurgence, And Alex Chilton
For much of this year, almost all the diversity in politics has been down at the retail end, where apparent differences reside in the tone, and in details. Up at the wholesale end – in the economic settings that drive the engine of politics – the story has been of convergence, exemplified by Labour and the Greens signing up to the Budget Responsibility Rules...
However, and only three months out from the election, there is finally some genuine good news. Twice this week, Labour has released policy that has well and truly gotten up the nose of the sort of lobby groups that it has spent most of 2017 trying to cultivate. More>>