Political editor, NZ Herald
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Farming groups had called for more dairy farm workers to be allowed in.
Is the PM's bid to hold on to newly converted voters hampering action on housing market?
Judith Collins starts the job of trying to rebuild National with a warning to her MPs.
Brace for shameless pork barrelling, populism from increasingly desperate NZ First.
Nikki Kaye has been elected his deputy, replacing Paula Bennett
National leader Simon Bridges says middle-income families missed out in the Budget.
Peters reveals seven or eight on team - but that's all he's prepared to give away so far.
Labour leader Jacinda Ardern was in the Hawke's Bay today.
PM assured farmers respected by most people, even in the cities.
Claire Trevett found there's more to English than suits when she spent a day on his farm.
It was an ominous sign when Prime Minister John Key wandered into his weekly post-Cabinet press conference and announced, "I've got a bit of a head cold."
Prime Minister John Key says the decision to reject a bid by the Chinese-owned Pure 100 to buy Lochinver Station does not send mixed messages.
Fonterra's boss says Govt ministers mustn't be put off meeting officials in China in the wake of the controversy over Judith Collins' visit with Oravida.
It was in a rather grand display of statesmanship that Labour leader David Shearer stood in Parliament on Tuesday to talk about the Fonterra whey powder contamination
A Chilean farmer has given those on the Prime Minister's tour of Latin America an entertaining insight into farming in the country.