Taxpayers’ Union responds to National’s social services doc'
Taxpayers’ Union responds to National’s social services
30 OCTOBER 2019
[Corrected version of previous
Responding to the release of the National
Party’s social services document, New Zealand
Taxpayers’ Union Executive Director Jordan Williams
“With the exception of the tough talk on
gangs, today’s policy package from National is packed with
feel-good commitments that are Jacinda Ardern-lite.”
In relation to National’s policy to continuously
ratchet up superannuation payments in line with two thirds
of the average wage, Mr Williams says:
taxpayer-friendly approach would be to simply tie Super
payments to the cost of living, and not continue to run NZ
Super into a financial black
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