Less than a year after the Government openly backed the expansion of pokie machines and gaming tables at SkyCity, they have rolled the dice against Pasifika people struggling with gambling addiction, says New Zealand First.
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Speech: Tauranga Public Meeting BayCourt,
Tauranga Saturday 16 March 2013, 1pm
“Liquidation Sale – New Zealand Inc”
The great Scottish poet Sir Walter Scott wrote a poem called The Lay of the Last Minstrel.
Prime Minister John Key looked like a ridiculous schoolboy in Parliament today when withdrawing an incorrect statement he made in regards to his knowledge over the SkyCity convention centre deal, says New Zealand First.
New Zealand First leader Rt Hon Winston Peters said today that TVNZ Board Member Barrie Saunders has some serious explaining to do on the question of TVNZ’s “lack of knowledge” over land it owns being targeted by the SkyCity Convention proposals.
New Zealand First says Prime Minister John Key must apologise and withdraw his false statement made yesterday in Parliament in relation to the sale of TVNZ land to SkyCity.
New Zealand First says the National Government must have instigated backroom deals to offer TVNZ land on Hobson St to SkyCity to build its convention centre.
New Zealand First says the Deputy Auditor General’s report into the SkyCity Convention Centre fiasco is only as good as the information supplied during the inquiry.
New Zealand First says the Prime Minister’s State of the Nation speech was unable to conceal the National Government’s lack of a viable economic plan.