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Andrea Vance ONE Voice

Opinion: National's 'do more with less' policy paints a pretty grim picture for our public services

No matter what politicians do public services will always get more expensive.

00:35
A starving Marama Fox poses with pouty lips inside parliament as she devours her meal.

'What's for lunch, Marama?' Maori Party co-leader walks into media scrum with meatball lunch

The "meatbally thing" Marama Fox had for lunch today became the envy of hungry reporters in parliament.

01:44
The Northland MP was barred from travelling on a school bus at the last minute.

Peters' ban from dusty school bus ride prompts 'please explain'

The NZ First leader alleges Government interference led to him being barred from travelling on the bus in his electorate.

Government's proposed Easter Trading Laws unwanted by local councils

The government wants to allow local councils to introduce bylaws around stores opening on Good Friday.

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"She's just misinformed about the whole thing," the Cabinet minister said today.

Steven Joyce 'not expecting' apology from 'misinformed' dildo throwing TPP protester

"She's just misinformed about the whole thing," the Cabinet minister said today about the nurse.

01:31
Josie Butler hurled the sex toy at Economic Development Minister Steven Joyce.

Waitangi sex toy thrower keeps her head down after escaping charges

Josie Butler was not talking today after throwing a dildo at Steven Joyce yesterday.

00:54
John Key says the health surcharge is "just another chipping away of New Zealanders rights in the UK".

Prime Minister slams new UK health surcharge aimed at Kiwis

Britain is extending the Immigration Health Surcharge to include New Zealanders.

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John Key says people across the globe are seeing this as the way New Zealanders celebrate their national day.

John Key says 'juvenile' sex toy throw not a great look for New Zealand

The PM says throwing a dildo at Steven Joyce yesterday was "crude and basic" behaviour.

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Steven Joyce at Waitangi

'Someone send the gif over to John Oliver so we can get it over with' - Dildo attack hits world headlines

Steven Joyce himself has joined in on the social media reaction to the sex toy incident.

01:58
Australian MP Cory Bernardi has urged his country to support Helen Clark’s bid instead.

Helen Clark v Kevin Rudd for UN's top spot? Rudd 'too unstable' says Aussie MP

Cory Bernardi says Kevin Rudd should not be inflicted on the United Nations.

02:13
Andrew Little and Metira Turei spent Waitangi without the Prime Minister, who opted to stay away from the commemorations.

PM silenced at Waitangi but opposition leaders have their say

John Key didn't attend after being told he couldn't talk about politics on the marae.

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NZ Prime Minister John Key explains why he will not join in the Waitangi  celebrations at Te Tii Marae on Saturday.

John Key opts to spend Waitangi Day at Auckland Nines

"I won't go with a gagging order on me, especially when elders are encouraging acts of violence."

00:23
Footage uploaded to Facebook shows the alternative flag being burned at a roundabout.

'F*** John Key' - explosive anti-TPP video shows menacing protesters burning alternative flag in Bay of Plenty streets

Social Development Minister Anne Tolley's Whakatane office was also firebombed today.

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Steven Joyce at Waitangi

TPP protester boldly chucks dildo at Steven Joyce at Waitangi

"That's for raping our sovereignty," the protester shouted , referring to the TPPA.

Vote grabber? Bernie Sanders sprints to the rescue after man collapses at press conference

The Democratic nominee tried to show his more caring personal side after this unexpected moment during a speech in New Hampshire.

Visitors to the Te Tii Waitangi marae gather ahead of commemorations on Waitangi Day.

Media again asked to pay fee to enter Waitangi marae

The amount being asked for is believed to be about $750.

00:42
Former MP Hone Harawira didn't hold back when asked about John Key's decision not to visit Waitangi.

Harawira unloads on John Key, labels him a hypocrite over Waitangi snub

"He made it plain that Helen Clark should have been, I'm making it plain to you John Key, so should have you been here."

03:43
Now, the 12 TPP ministers need to get their governments and their people to “buy” the deal.

TPP signing a 'parallel universe' to noisy and colourful protests

ONE News Political Editor Corin Dann says John Key still has plenty of work to do.

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The purpose of today’s protest was to send a message to a government that has “deaf ears”.

'Stand up fight back' – thousands converge onto Auckland's CBD to protest in chant and haka

The purpose of today's protest was to send a message to a government that has "deaf ears".

02:23
It all started at Sky City, where the deal was signed, then protesters blocked main motorway exits.

Thousands of protesters block intersections across Auckland's CBD

It all started at Sky City, where the deal was signed, then protesters blocked main motorway exits.

02:42
Hundreds of protesters lined the streets of Auckland, many of them, for reasons unbeknown to themselves.

Putting TPP protesters to the test: How much do they actually know?

Hundreds of protesters lined the streets of Auckland, many of them, for reasons unbeknown to themselves.

02:00
Thousands air their concerns and views on what the TPPA means to them.

TPP: 'US corporations getting longer patent terms are going to affect NZ medicines'

Thousands air their concerns and views on what the TPPA means to them.

03:43
Now, the 12 TPP ministers need to get their governments and their people to “buy” the deal.

TPP: The world's biggest trade deal in 20 years is finally confirmed in writing

Now, the 12 TPP ministers need to get their governments and their people to “buy” the deal.

TPPA protesters draping a large banner over a Te Papa exhibition.

'Extremely disrespectful' TPP protesters target Anzac exhibition

Te Papa's Gallipoli exhibition has been targeted by an anti-TPP protest.

00:32
The cameraman was knocked over as police were moving protesters from the motorway.

ONE News cameraman knocked over in TPP protest scuffle

Our cameraman was knocked over as police were moving protesters from the motorway.

00:35
Protesters were dragged off an Auckland off-ramp as they upped their action.

Video: No nonsense from cops as TPP protesters try to take critical Auckland off-ramp

Protesters were dragged off an Auckland off-ramp as they upped their action.

00:31
Twelve representatives gathered to sign the agreement in Auckland.

Trade ministers sign historic TPP deal

Twelve representatives gathered to sign the agreement in Auckland.

00:17
Some protesters have started a scuffle with police.

Raw video: Scuffles break out as TPP protesters try to crash police barricade in Auckland city

There have been chaotic scenes as physical clashes between police and TPP protesters are caught on the ONE News live feed.

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