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VOTE 2020: The Outdoors Party

Eldernet asked each of the political parties contesting the 2020 election to tell us what they see as the primary issues facing older people and what they plan to do about making older people’s lives easier. Here is the response from Tracy Livingston, health spokesperson for the Outdoors Party. The Outdoors …

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VOTE 2020: National Party

Eldernet asked each of the political parties contesting the 2020 election to tell us what they see as the primary issues facing older people and what they plan to do about making older people’s lives easier. Here is the response from Tim Macindoe, National MP for Hamilton West and National’s spokesperson …

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VOTE 2020: Green Party

Eldernet asked each of the political parties contesting the 2020 election to tell us what they see as the primary issues facing older people and what they plan to do about making older people’s lives easier. Here is the response from Jan Logie of the Green Party. ______________________ The Green Party …

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VOTE 2020: The Opportunities Party

Eldernet asked each of the political parties contesting the 2020 election to tell us what they see as the primary issues facing older people and what they plan to do about making older people’s lives easier. Here is the response from Shai Navot, deputy leader of The Opportunities Party. ______________________ TOP …

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VOTE 2020: New Zealand First

Eldernet asked each of the political parties contesting the 2020 election to tell us what they see as the primary issues facing older people and what they plan to do about making older people’s lives easier. Here is the response from New Zealand First. ______________________ New Zealand First has been the …

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From the Desk of Scott Simpson

For what seems like an eternity now, the world and we here in New Zealand have been confronted with the most horrific images of inhuman, brutal and unspeakable atrocities carried out by the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL). The scenes we’ve watched have been barbaric and are …

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From the Desk of the Hon. Ruth Dyson – Labour MP for the Port Hills Christchurch.

Christmas and the start of a new year are often times of reflection and emotion.  People look at the year gone and sometimes make resolutions for the year ahead.  For some, it’s a time for wonderful gatherings with their family and friends and a time of excitement.  But sadly, for …

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