Parliament was in recess, MPs were sleeping off the Budget Urgency, and Winston Peters was venturing around the Pacific, making for a quiet week in politics. But not completely. Chris Hipkins was at the Wiggles and the PM was back on Facebook

Tuesday: PM's Return to Facebook Live

It may or may not be a coincidence that in the same week the Government announced progress in its plans to tax companies such as Facebook for revenue in New Zealand, the Prime Minister returned to Facebook Live.

Ardern had taken a sabbatical in the wake of the Christchurch mosque attacks, saying