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Labour leader and Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern and Green MP Jan Logie.

Greens call out Labour over failure to increase benefits

Greens say skyrocketing hardship grants show benefits are too low.

Watch: Paula Bennett blasted proposed penalties on high-emissions vehicles, claiming they're just another tax on hard-working Kiwis.

Former NZ First candidate labels proposed car tax 'bloody stupid'

New Zealand First says the view doesn't reflect the position of the party.

Duncan Garner on The AM Show.

Labour is failing to deliver for cancer patients

If you can't do it, don't promise it, says Duncan Garner.

Watch: The Prime Minister was asked to rate the Government's performance.

Year of Delivery? Political party leaders judge the Government's progress

Jacinda Ardern, Simon Bridges, Winston Peters, Marama Davidson and David Seymour have their say.

Watch: Newshub’s interview with Simon Bridges in 2016 when he was Energy Minister.

Bridges describes Labour's policies 'spray and walk away'

The National leader disagreed with commentary that his party's lost its way.

Watch: Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said she would "never sign away the sovereignty and maintenance of our own immigration policy".

PM accuses National of peddling 'factually incorrect' narrative

"They claimed that we wouldn't hold sovereignty over our own borders."

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Congestion is getting worse as Aucklanders continue to pay more tax

Cancelled roading projects and band-aid solutions - Aucklanders are being mugged, writes Duncan Garner.

NZ Labour Party

Faafoi's rise: From living in a state house to being in charge

He's a competent minister, but he's been given a basket case to sort out, writes Duncan Garner.

Watch the Prime Minister's full press conference.

As it happened: PM's Cabinet reshuffle announcement

All eyes are on Housing and Transport Minister Phil Twyford.

NZ Labour Party

KiwiBuild: Yet another failure revealed

The Prime Minister is refusing to say if the KiwiBuild brand will survive.

Families of the Pike River Mine victims gathered at the gates to watch the symbolic re-entry.

'Nothing of interest' found in Pike River drift forensic examination

But underground teams are encouraged by the search.

NZ Labour Party

PM confirms date of Cabinet reshuffle

All eyes are on Housing Minister Phil Twyford.

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The controversial exemption to the smoking in cars ban

Associate Health Minister Jenny Salesa struggled to defend it when asked.

Watch: Terminal patient pleads politicians to pass euthanasia Bill.

Euthanasia: Bridges blasts Greens, NZ First for 'voting on party lines'

"It's supposed to be a conscience vote."

Watch: Ryan Bridge on The AM Show.

No hard evidence gun buyback scheme will make NZ safer

The good guys will hand their guns in, the bad guys will run a mile, writes Ryan Bridge.

Attracting and managing labour is a big issue for the horticulture industry.

Tractor accident inspires award-winning business concept

How a near-tragedy sparked an innovative idea for the horticulture industry.

Gower on White Man Behind A Desk.

Patrick Gower reveals worst call of his career

He quit politics not long after.

NZ Labour Party

Coalition Government least effective in 25 years

No immigration cuts, Kiwibuild's a flop and still no world-class cancer centres, writes Duncan Garner.

Watch: David Parker, standing in for Andrew Little as Acting GCSB Minister, provides a timeline of the Budget leak scandal

Why the Treasury non-hack may still have been illegal

"is there a defence along the lines of “Well, you didn’t do enough to stop me”?

A quarter of Labour voters said Robertson should either offer his resignation, but what about everybody else?

Poll: Should Robertson resign over Budget drama?

It comes after National accused the Government of deliberately misleading the country.

Watch: Jacinda Ardern defends the Government's defence spending plan.

National questions how $20bn defence spend is 'wellbeing'

But the Prime Minister insists the spending on new aircraft is necessary.

48% of New Zealanders do not agree with legalising cannabis.

Poll: Most Kiwis don't want recreational cannabis legalised

The poll found that Green supporters were the most in favour.

Watch: National deputy leader Paula Bennett said she didn't believe the results of the Newshub-Reid Research Poll.

Bridges reveals his line of attack against Ardern

He's confident his leadership is secure, despite polls suggesting otherwise.

Ardern's popularity has gone stratospheric, up 7.2 percent to 49 percent as preferred Prime Minister.

Collins outstrips Bridges as preferred PM

Simon Bridges is haemorrhaging support with his popularity at an all time low.

The latest poll shows NZ doesn't like Simon Bridges, and he's taking National down with him.

Poll: National nosedives into dreaded 30s, possible leadership coup

The latest poll shows NZ doesn't like Simon Bridges, and he's taking National down with him.

Watch: Grant Robertson reveals the Wellbeing Budget.

Socialist group slams Labour with 'tax the rich' motorway banner

"A true Wellbeing Budget would have prioritised housing over prisons."

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Fuel tax increase to hit motorists at the pump

The Transport Minister said the alternative is "gridlock in our cities".

The awkward story behind the Wellbeing Budget's cover photo.

The awkward story behind the Wellbeing Budget's cover photo

PM Jacinda Ardern said it's "what matters on the inside that really matters".

NZ Labour Party

Grant Robertson says he won't resign

Watch: Grant Robertson reveals the Wellbeing Budget

Budget 2019: Billions for mental health, children, beneficiaries - and trains

The Government's Wellbeing Budget has been released - so what stands out?