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Young Greens call on Government to act after fiscal announcement

The Young Greens are calling on the Government to take advantage of their economic position to do more to improve Aotearoa’s environmental and social conditions. There are 290,000 children that live below the poverty line, our teachers aren’t being paid enough, we have a mental health crisis, the housing and homelessness crises are still pervasive…

Housing for vulnerable now under bigger threat from National

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It would seem National are not done with stomping on the backs of NZ’s most vulnerable. On Saturday Housing Minister Phil Heatley struck another blow to our already desperately under-resourced state housing. Ignoring the Green’s call for substantial new building projects, National have been slashing budgets again.   Now they will unceremoniously dump thousands of…