Statement on William
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comments from Mega Ltd. about a shareholding in the company
being subject to a Restraining Order by police under the
Criminal Proceeds (Recovery) Act in relation to Mr William
The Internet Party has no connection with Mr Yan or,
to the best of its knowledge, any direct or indirect
association with any property subject to the order.
Internet Party has no concerns that any action against Mr
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Gordon Campbell: On The Wage Hike For MPs (and Paul Robeson)
Hard to tell what is more infuriating. Is it the 5.3% increase on the already bloated salaries of MPs, or their pantomime of outrage at being gifted with such a wonderful back-dated bonanza?
As usual, Prime Minister John Key has busily tried to distance himself from the political fallout, even though he happens to be the main beneficiary of the Remuneration Authority’s generosity. Finance Minister Bill English says with a straight face that it would actually be very hard to give the money back...
Even if it were true, it would actually be very easy for English and any other guilty colleagues, to give the extra money away. There are any number of food banks or homeless shelters who would be able to put the money to good use. More>>