- Yes, when our precious 16 year old daughter was brutally murdered six months ago, it changed our minds. - Victim
Children have been left behind in the economic prosperity enjoyed by New Zealand over recent years, child health advocates say.
They are urging politicians to reconsider the use of money for initiatives such as tax cuts, and what it could do to improve the health of children - those suffering most where poverty exists.
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