Mark Thomas - New Mayor for Auckland

Phil’s Requests For Government Hand-outs

The NZ Herald published some of the Auckland mayoral candidates policy ideas across five areas: Seniors, Families, Homeless, Ethnic and Motorists.

Labour MP Phil Goff mentioned the word government five times – the most of any candidate. Four of the references relate to his insistence government pays for his plans.

I mention the word government only twice, both in the Homeless area where the government plays a leading role.

You read the differences here.


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