Labour's culture of waste being exposed daily

Commission and minister clash over $200,000 summitThe Families Commission and its new minister, Paula Bennett, have got off to a bad start after she discovered plans for a $200,000 conference in a briefing paper. Today the commission’s briefing to Ms Bennett, Social Development… [NZ Herald Politics]

Labour’s culture of waste and extravagence is being exposed daily. Today we hear about $200,000 that the Families Commission has planned on spending for a talkfest.

Quite rightly new minister Paula Bennett has called the Commission to account.

“I am quite concerned about families moving forward and what that (tough economic times) means for them, and I would have thought that should be the focus for the Families Commission at this time.”

That’s the story, keep it up Paula and chop away the waste.