You’ll be glad to know that as soon as the politicians stop sending out press releases due to the holidays, “journalists” have to create their own work. One has OIAed departments to see how much they are spending per head on a Christmas do.
GOVERNMENT CHRISTMAS PARTIES
Defence Force: No Christmas party.
Ministry of Health: $12.50 per person. No staff contribution required.
Ministry for Women: $14.70 per person. No staff contribution required.
Ministry of Education: $15 per person. Subsidised by contributions from the Ministry’s Leadership team.
Ministry of Justice: $20 per person Read more »