12 Jul 2017

Labour makes pitch to families, National defends its plan

From Morning Report, 7:37 am on 12 July 2017

The Labour Party is pledging to scrap National's promised tax cuts and put more money in the pockets of families if it's elected. The National government's families package gives a 2 billion dollar a year boost for Working for Families and the accommodation supplement, as well as a rise in tax thresholds. We talk to Stephen Joyce about National's plan - and how it stacks up against Labour's.