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Should the source of political donations be more transparent?


The Government will consider changing laws on disclosure of political donations to make them even more transparent despite offering no change yesterday in published proposals.

Justice Minister Simon Power has issued a document with various options for parties and the public to consider over the next five weeks. The interim law that replaced the Electoral Finance Act kept the disclosure system set up by Labour in 2007.

National, which voted against Labour's rules at the time, is now proposing that they stay.

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