Iain Lees-Galloway

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Name: Iain Lees-Galloway
First reported Aug 27 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 1 reports

Campaign Diary: Thursday, 28 August

Quote of the day‘‘You’ve gotta . . . Look . . . I’m not the prime minister. In the end that’s the prime minister’s job.’’ Finance Minister Bill English stumbles around a question from a member of the public over whether he’d sack Justice Minister Judith ... [Published The Press NZ - Aug 27 2014]
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 1 reports

Labour plans to boost schools' career advice

Labour wants to overhaul how careers advice is given in schools so that every student leaves high school with a plan.During a visit to Palmerston North yesterday, Labour employment, skills and training spokesman Grant Robertson said the level of unemployment ... [Published Manawatu Standard - Aug 28 2014]
First reported Aug 24 2014 - Updated Aug 25 2014 - 1 reports

National has new rules for housing

National's plan for first-home buyers helps people help themselves into a new home, says the party's candidate in Palmerston North.Jono Naylor was on hand in Auckland yesterday to hear Prime Minister John Key announce National's housing policy at the ... [Published Manawatu Standard - Aug 24 2014]
First reported Aug 25 2014 - Updated Aug 25 2014 - 1 reports

Big bus rolls out to pick up votes

With four weeks until election day, the campaign to re-elect Iain Lees-Galloway mounted an "exercise in visibility" yesterday morning - via a large red bus.Facing a strong challenge from National candidate Jono Naylor, the Labour MP said he was feeling ... [Published Manawatu Standard - Aug 25 2014]
First reported Aug 22 2014 - Updated Aug 22 2014 - 1 reports

Candidates quizzed on abortion, euthanasia

Palmerston North's MP has told a meeting of church leaders he would support the first reading of a bill on euthanasia.At a candidates event organised by the Palmerston North Catholic Leaders' Association, Labour's Iain Lees-Galloway said he would support ... [Published Manawatu Standard - Aug 22 2014]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 20 2014 - 1 reports

MPs clash on defence records

LINE OF FIRE: Defence Minister Jonathan Coleman in Palmerston North having a tour around Fieldair with Jono Naylor by Charles Giliam general manager.National's boost to Defence Force funding shows its commitment to the nation's armed forces, says the ... [Published Nelson Mail - Aug 20 2014]
First reported Aug 16 2014 - Updated Aug 16 2014 - 1 reports

Youngsters grill city candidates

From poverty to suicide, tax rates to education, Ross Intermediate School pupils put Palmerston North election candidates Iain Lees-Galloway and Jono Naylor through their paces at a school assembly.Pupils had worked together to research and refine their ... [Published Manawatu Standard - Aug 16 2014]
First reported Aug 12 2014 - Updated Aug 13 2014 - 4 reports

Region gets $20m inland port

A $20 million development at the old Longburn freezing works has been announced today, transforming part of the site into an inland port and freight hub.Construction of the facility, which will act as a distribution hub for imported freight to be distributed ... [Published Manawatu Standard - Aug 13 2014]
First reported Aug 12 2014 - Updated Aug 12 2014 - 1 reports

Close contest picked in Palmy (NZ Newswire)

Labour's Palmerston North MP Iain Lees-Galloway is confident he can hang on to his seat, despite facing a tough challenge from the city's mayor.Labour has held Palmerston North for almost four decades and Mr Lees-Galloway won with a margin of more than ... [Published Yahoo!Xtra - Aug 12 2014]
First reported Aug 08 2014 - Updated Aug 08 2014 - 2 reports

Labour releases ACC policy (NZ Newswire)

Labour has released its "fair deal" ACC policy but the party isn't proposing any big changes to the scheme.It says that if it wins the election, compensation for loss of potential earnings will rise.Spokesman Iain Lees-Galloway says under current rules ... [Published Yahoo!Xtra - Aug 08 2014]
First reported Aug 06 2014 - Updated Aug 06 2014 - 2 reports

Election vandals defacing democracy

OPINION: Election season can be a nauseating experience for people; a couple of months every three years where political tensions are at their peak and voters are bombarded with promises, appeals and catchy slogans.One could be forgiven for wanting to ... [Published Manawatu Standard - Aug 06 2014]
First reported Aug 05 2014 - Updated Aug 05 2014 - 2 reports

Workers and bosses lose out to motorists in ACC levy cuts

Photo / Brett PhibbsMotorists will be better off to the tune of $135 a year on average under ACC levy cuts confirmed yesterday but levy reductions for workers and employers recommended by the corporation have again been sacrificed to help the National ... [Published New Zealand Herald - Aug 05 2014]

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"people actually appreciate the old-fashioned face-to-face connection" Lees-Galloway said
...Ad Feedback Lees-Galloway said National's policy was not what he would traditionally associate with a centre-Right party. "it's as if they're struggling to find solutions that fit with centre-right philosophies." - Manawatu Standard

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Labour plans to boost schools' career advice [Published Manawatu Standard - Aug 28 2014]
Campaign Diary: Thursday, 28 August [Published The Press NZ - Aug 27 2014]
Big bus rolls out to pick up votes [Published Manawatu Standard - Aug 25 2014]
National has new rules for housing [Published Manawatu Standard - Aug 24 2014]
Candidates quizzed on abortion, euthanasia [Published Manawatu Standard - Aug 22 2014]
MPs clash on defence records [Published Nelson Mail - Aug 20 2014]
Youngsters grill city candidates [Published Manawatu Standard - Aug 16 2014]
Hager's revelations proving a hot seller in city [Published Manawatu Standard - Aug 15 2014]
Candidates split over solving cycle of poverty [Published Manawatu Standard - Aug 14 2014]
Region gets $20m inland port [Published Manawatu Standard - Aug 13 2014]
Cunliffe takes party line to PN [Published Manawatu Standard - Aug 12 2014]
Close contest picked in Palmy (NZ Newswire) [Published Yahoo!Xtra - Aug 12 2014]
Labour leader backs FoodHQ at Massey [Published Massey University - Aug 12 2014]
Inland port a potential for Palmy: Labour [Published MSN New Zealand - Aug 12 2014]
Labour backs 'inland port' in Manawatu [Published Manawatu Standard - Aug 12 2014]
Labour’s regional development fund for Palmerst... [Published Scoop - Aug 12 2014]
New drink-drive limits 'put end to pub culture' [Published Manawatu Standard - Aug 12 2014]
Aspiring MPs call for end to violence [Published Manawatu Standard - Aug 11 2014]
Labour releases ACC policy (NZ Newswire) [Published Yahoo!Xtra - Aug 08 2014]
Labour promises 'a fairer ACC for all Kiwis' (F... [Published Yahoo!Xtra - Aug 08 2014]
A proportional response [Published The Wireless - Aug 07 2014]
Election vandals defacing democracy [Published Manawatu Standard - Aug 06 2014]
Election-hoarding vandalism unprecedented [Published Manawatu Standard - Aug 06 2014]
Workers and bosses lose out to motorists in ACC... [Published New Zealand Herald - Aug 05 2014]
'Kiwis get raw deal' on ACC levies (Fuseworks) [Published Yahoo!Xtra - Aug 05 2014]
Debate draws election heavyweights [Published Manawatu Standard - Aug 05 2014]
Marchers plead for peace in Gaza [Published Manawatu Standard - Aug 04 2014]
Drink-drive limit lowered... at last [Published Manawatu Standard - Aug 01 2014]
River focus a hit with politicians [Published Manawatu Standard - Jul 31 2014]
Mixed views on new drink-drive limit [Published Radio New Zealand - Jul 31 2014]
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