Government blamed for interest rate rise

Government blamed for interest rate riseThe Government is taking the flak after the Reserve Bank again raised interest rates today.Bank Governor Alan Bollard hiked the Official Cash Rate (OCR) to a record 8 per cent from 7.75 per cent this morning.The move was a… [NZ Politics]

And so they bloody should be, this is what you get when you let a history lecturer at the levers of the economy.

David has some nice graphs for us all to see the impact of our spendthrift government. 


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As much at home writing editorials as being the subject of them, Cam has won awards, including the Canon Media Award for his work on the Len Brown/Bevan Chuang story. When he’s not creating the news, he tends to be in it, with protagonists using the courts, media and social media to deliver financial as well as death threats.

They say that news is something that someone, somewhere, wants kept quiet. Cam Slater doesn’t do quiet and, as a result, he is a polarising, controversial but highly effective journalist who takes no prisoners.

He is fearless in his pursuit of a story.

Love him or loathe him, you can’t ignore him.

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