Banks: Suck it up Mallard!

Banks’ election vow: No cash for Eden Park – 13 Sep 2007 – NZ Herald: New Zealand National news

John Banks has pledged that if he becomes Mayor of Auckland that he will not allow ratepayers money to pay for upgrades to Eden Park for the world cup.

[quote]Mr Banks yesterday said he opposed spending city cash on improving Eden Park for the 2011 Rugby World Cup when the Government had truckloads of spare cash and had flashed an open chequebook to finance a waterfront stadium.[/quote]

Basically john Banks has told Mallard to suck it up of the thstadium, If there was a billy on the table for a waterfront thstadium there should be no prolem with four hundy for the Eden park upgrade.

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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.  And 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 that takes no prisoners.

He is fearless in his pursuit of a story.

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