Bulletin 17/6/2017

Summary:

Candidates continue to meet and greet and take photos at Fieldays.  The housing crisis continues to generate headlines for Labour to retweet, while the Greens criticise the government’s refusal to acknowledge the UN child poverty report.  ACT wants usage fees for Auckland roads in a way that no other country does, because ACT doesn’t see a problem with creating a monopoly.

 

Echo Chamber National:

Campaigning:

 

Echo Chamber Labour:

Campaigning:

 

On housing:

 

Echo Chamber Green:

On dairy industry carbon emissions:

 

On child poverty:

 

Echo Chamber New Zealand First:

Nothing significant.

 

Echo Chamber Maori Party:

Nothing significant.

 

Echo Chamber ACT:

(!) The road network, if made into a “business”, will be a monopoly.  Airlines, accommodation, and grocery stores are not, and not allowed to be, monopolies.  Treating the road network as a business is not a market solution, it creates a market failure:

 

Echo Chamber United Future:

Nothing significant.

 

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