Maori demand first right to SOEs under the Treaty
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Maori demand first right to SOEs under the Treaty

The Ngati Porou chair is outraged at the Government’s rejection of Maori rights, under the Treaty of Waitangi, to have first option to purchase state assets. The State Owned Enterprises Minister says the Government will meet with iwi in coming weeks to discuss the matter further. Tribes will have three weeks to decide whether they […]

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Address to Joint Sitting of Australian Parliament
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Address to Joint Sitting of Australian Parliament

Mr Speaker, The Honourable Malcolm Turnbull, Prime Minister, The Honourable Stephen Parry, President of the Senate, The Honourable Bill Shorten, Leader of the Opposition, Senators and Members of Parliament, Ladies and Gentlemen. Thank you all for your warm welcome. I am honoured to address you in this Parliament House today. I am also very happy […]

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Health Care Reform Patient’s Bill of Rights.flv

>>BETSY SYKES: WHAT, DR. SILBERMAN IS THE PATIENT’S BILL OF RIGHTS AND HOW WILL THIS COMPONENT OF REFORM AFFECT REGULATION OF INSURANCE COMPANIES AND HOW WILL THIS IMPACT INSURANCE CONSUMERS?>>DR. PAM SILBERMAN: THE PATIENTS’ BILL OF RIGHTS IS AN EFFORT TO TRY TO PROVIDE JUST LIKE IT SAYS TO PROVIDE CONSUMER PROTECTIONS TO INDIVIDUALS, PARTICULARLY […]

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