9 Nov 2017

Parliament in urgency as govt moves on 100-day promises

From Morning Report, 7:40 am on 9 November 2017

Approving an extension to paid parental leave is one bit of legislation being pushed under urgency as Labour continues working away at its 100 day plan. Placing the house under urgency led to accusations of hypocrisy from the opposition who argued Labour had howled in outrage at the use of urgency when National was in power.