SFO confirms investigation into NZ First Foundation
The Serious Fraud Office takes up police referral over question of political donations.
Six things from Bridges’ big speech
Simon Bridges says National would cut taxes and invest much more than Labour in infrastructure, and with less waste. But he’s holding back the detail, and got a key figure wrong.
Peters fires blanks with social media ‘artillery’
The NZ First leader said a Facebook livestream would reveal the truth, but he struggled to be heard.
Peters should stand down as Racing Minister
Leaked documents seen by RNZ show racing industry figures donated large sums secretly to NZ First. Bernard Hickey argues Winston Peters should stand down as Racing Minister, at the very least while those donations are being investigated by the SFO.
Three more National MPs to retire
David Carter, Sarah Dowie and Nicky Wagner are all standing down at this year’s election.